Emacs and Org Mode Tutorials

I use Emacs for doing lot of things but the main think I use it for is Org Mode. You will find lot of content here that will help to learn how to use Org Mode and Emacs.

Org-mode - Buffer to paste random text

Submitted by ravisagar on Tue, 10/04/2022 - 18:58

You can create a named buffer on the fly to store random text, code snippets and then save it to a file. It is different then using org-capture and is really useful.

#Emacs #buffer

Org mode - Macro replacement, variables in org files

Submitted by ravisagar on Mon, 10/03/2022 - 08:52

When writing big documents you may want to use macro replacements, they are like variables which will be replaced by the global value on export. Saves lot of time and helps you in creating consistent documents.

#Emacs #LaTeX #macroreplacement

I don't rely on motivation

Submitted by ravisagar on Sat, 07/16/2022 - 13:01

I follow a time table or a schedule or routine. I don't let motivation come in my way to do my work.

#justtalk #CareerAdvice

Org-mode - describe key command

Submitted by ravisagar on Wed, 07/13/2022 - 07:45

You can easily find out about existing key bindings using the describe-key command in Emacs.

#Emacs #describekey

Org-mode - Taking notes without Emacs?

Submitted by ravisagar on Mon, 07/11/2022 - 17:41

Often I have to take notes without Emacs or Org Mode but instead of feeling sad I just make sure I take notes in a way that I can later move them to Org Mode.

#Emacs #TakeNotes

Org-mode - CSV mode is not bad

Submitted by ravisagar on Mon, 07/11/2022 - 06:27

Today I tried the CSV Mode in emacs and I think it is quite good. You can sort columns and also transpose very easily.

#Emacs #csvmode

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