From: Carsten Dominik <email@example.com> To: "Alan E. Davis" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Bernt Hansen <email@example.com>, Matt Lundin <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com Subject: Re: Re: Questions about org-capture templates and usage Date: Mon, 6 Dec 2010 09:20:56 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <DD780C55-6DE7-4836-B443-FCEC8EEF439C@gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <AANLkTikNMhzBhuDFVOnQ8pn-vuG7brzMHE86yfThi4Wi@mail.gmail.com> On Dec 6, 2010, at 6:02 AM, Alan E. Davis wrote: > I am at much greater ease due to these two messages. They solve > several of my befuddlements about capture. > > On Mon, Dec 6, 2010 at 1:59 PM, Bernt Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > I visit newly captured items all the time. If you capture something > (I > have C-M-r bound to org-capture) and store it with C-c C-c you can > visit > it immediately with a double prefix C-u C-u C-M-r as stated in the > org-capture docstring: > > This is exactly what I was looking for in the manual. Wow, I cannot believe I forgot to put these into the manual! Crazy. They are in not (git version). > In fact, I think my comment about the manual was partly a response > to being unable to find this item in the manual, when I know I had > seen reference to it somewhere. Maybe in my request for items to be > included in the manual, the docstrings in org-capture.el would be > scanned. I missed this on my cursory search of that file. I will > search for it myself, and work on (believe it or not) org-help.org, > that I use as a helpmate. > > I have org-capture assigned to C-c, so C-u C-u C-c c goes straight > to the last stored item. Perfect. > > | > | (org-capture &optional GOTO KEYS) > | > I THINK I understand that GOTO here refers to the prefix C-u ? And > C-u C-u circumvents this? > > | When called interactively with a C-u prefix argument GOTO, don't > capture > | anything, just go to the file/headline where the selected template > | stores its notes. With a double prefix argument C-u C-u, go to > the last note > > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ > | stored. > ^^^^^^ > > This is it! What I was looking for. > > I think, thought it may seem crazy, I would like to still have a way > to specify in the template that one would remain with the newly > captured item in its environment, after finalizing. Just the same, > thinking about that it's an indirect buffer, it makes more sense how > it works now... You can just widen during capture if you wish: C-x n w will show you the entire buffer. You still need to finalize at some point with C-c C-c though. > > Awe, heck, these two methods solve my problem well enough... > > | > | When called with a `C-0' (zero) prefix, insert a template at point. > | > > This is a great feature... > > | Lisp programs can set KEYS to a string associated with a template in > | `org-capture-templates'. In this case, interactive selection will > be > | bypassed. > `---- > > This is something I'd like to see an example of. (defun my-capture-k () (interactive) (org-capture nil "k")) will directly get you into capture template k. - Carsten
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2010-12-06 8:21 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 41+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2010-12-05 6:28 Alan 2010-12-05 11:58 ` Matt Lundin 2010-12-06 3:59 ` Bernt Hansen 2010-12-06 5:02 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-12-06 8:20 ` Carsten Dominik [this message] 2010-12-06 14:27 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-06 8:33 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-06 14:10 ` Bernt Hansen 2010-12-06 14:48 ` Nick Dokos 2010-12-06 16:48 ` Nathan Neff 2010-12-06 17:53 ` Carsten Dominik [not found] ` <email@example.com> 2010-12-06 18:08 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-07 3:14 ` Štěpán Němec 2010-12-07 19:33 ` Nick Dokos 2010-12-06 21:35 ` Alan Davis [not found] ` <firstname.lastname@example.org> 2010-08-30 3:31 ` LaTeX export: Skip headline lines? "Paragraph" sectioning? Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 4:06 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-30 5:14 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-30 5:46 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-30 6:54 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-30 14:22 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-30 16:20 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-30 22:05 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-31 0:04 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 16:40 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 17:04 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-31 1:09 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-31 1:43 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-31 1:59 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-31 2:01 ` Nick Dokos 2012-03-15 17:24 ` Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org file Alan E. Davis 2012-03-15 17:34 ` Jos'h Fuller 2012-03-15 17:48 ` Peter Salazar 2012-03-15 17:55 ` brian powell 2012-03-15 18:05 ` brian powell 2012-03-15 19:19 ` Nick Dokos 2012-03-15 19:48 ` brian powell 2012-03-16 9:32 ` Karl Voit 2012-03-16 13:46 ` brian powell 2012-03-16 16:07 ` Memacs and Gnowsis (was: Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org file.) Karl Voit 2010-12-05 21:44 ` Questions about org-capture templates and usage Charles Cave
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