As is asked and answered in here, Aquamacs has the org-mode that is pretty old, and there are some problems with capturing.
How can I upgrade the org-mode with Aquamacs? Is it OK just copy lisp/*.el to somewhere?
You can put the .el files pretty much where you want to, but you'll need to add the directory to your emacs load-path with something like:
Stick that in your
There's more info on the org-mode installation page.
Let me summarize the steps I carried out eventually, to use the package manager. Note, I am using emacs 23 based editor which was shipped with org-mode 6.33.
Install the package manager
To verify this part, in
I found this slightly more helpful snippet from the EmacsWiki (http://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/CustomizeAquamacs):
Update (March 2013): Make the assignments above in