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In the Help Mode, clicking on the links takes to a new buffer position, but the marks are not set, unlike the isearch, so to navigate to the previous position C-u C-SPACE does not work. How to navigate in the Help mode without using the mouse(In mouse clicking on the back text link navigates to the old position).

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The key you are looking for is C-c C-b (and forward is C-c C-f).

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there's another scenario, when I open a 2 column buffer which press ENTER on a link, it jumps to the link in the other window with mini-buffer display "Mark set". I guess there is a quick way to jump back. – zinking Jan 20 '14 at 2:46

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