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From: Mikhail Titov <mlt@gmx.us>
To: M <Elwood151@web.de>
Cc: "emacs-orgmode@gnu.org" <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: How to integrate org-mode in a MS Windows-/Office-based environment?
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 20:09:31 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <9q0d3404gc4.fsf@gmx.us> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CC251213.10C4C%Elwood151@web.de> (M.'s message of "Thu, 12 Jul 2012 23:45:23 +0200")

M <Elwood151@web.de> writes:

> So unfortunately I'll have to find a way to integrate as good as possible.
> (I had tried to use MS Outlook 2007 for managing tasks for some weeks but I
> was missing a lot of features I got used to from org-mode, so I installed
> org-mode.
> One example of helpful integration: if I send or get an e-mail which I want
> to follow-up on later, I want to track that in org-mode and I want to have a
> way to quickly find the original message in Outlook again (to reply or
> forward it or whatever), which can be done with hyperlinks.

You can set up Gnus if Exchange server is available via IMAP otherwise
see Q 3.10 [1]. With Gnus you can easily insert links right to your
e-mail. Indeed the ability to bookmark an e-mail is something I would
miss without Org mode.

[1] http://gnus.org/manual/gnus_397.html#SEC446

> I'm sure there are a lot more useful tricks which can help in daily work, e.
> g. a vba macro which copies the path to the currently open word or excel
> document into the clipboard or even directly opens org-capture to add some
> note or task which is linked to this document...

You can use dired to navigate to your word document in the first place
and make a link using dired.


  reply	other threads:[~2012-07-13  1:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-07-12 21:06 How to integrate org-mode in a MS Windows-/Office-based environment? M
2012-07-12 21:16 ` John Hendy
2012-07-12 21:45   ` M
2012-07-13  1:09     ` Mikhail Titov [this message]
2012-07-13 13:10     ` Brett Viren
2012-07-12 22:04   ` Russell Adams
2012-07-12 22:14     ` Russell Adams
2012-07-13  8:35 ` Giovanni Ridolfi
2012-07-13 13:29 ` gambatte64
2012-07-16 23:03 ` Kyle Andrews
2012-07-17  2:41   ` Jambunathan K
     [not found] <mailman.133.1342195226.11448.emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
2012-07-14  8:37 ` Luis Anaya

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