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ConEmu is an advanced Windows console emulator with tabs, fonts, resizable windows, colors, ANSI X3.64 support, and much more.

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Auto attach new consoles to conemu

I want that when a console is openning ConEmu will automagically detect the console (for example - by executable path) and attach it in a new tab. for example, a console of an application I'm ...
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Prevent ConEMU from closing tab after last program exits

What I want is some way to click on ANY batch file from Explorer and see the output without writing a helper script to PAUSE it afterwards. This is a question which seems likely to generate more OT ...
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How to make ConEmu attach on start

I have an existing .bat file which uses the start command to launch multiple tasks, e.g.: start cmd.exe /k "echo task 1" start cmd.exe /k "echo task 2" start cmd.exe /k "echo task 3" What happens ...
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Vim silent launch of ConEmu (into Git Bash) - Windows 7 Command Prompt seizes

From a Windows 7 Command Prompt: ConEmu.exe /cmd "C:\Program Files\Git\bin\sh.exe" --login -i && exit opens ConEmu (or a new tab therein) logged into Git Bash for the current directory, and ...
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How to execute command on ConEmu through VB.Net?

Did anybody know how to execute command on ConEmu through Vb.Net? This is the code that i tried for command prompt, and it works well. But when i tried on changing the cmd.exe to ConEmu.exe, it does ...
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How to configure Conemu to highlight icon in taskbar during long time operation that is not providing time to finish?

I'm developer and using console for builds. build operation in console is taking much time so I'm minimizing console and doing some other tasks. But time to time i have to look into console to see if ...
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ConEmu Text cursor only appears as Block or Rectangle

Background: have been using ConEmu on a Windows 7 box for many months without issue, but after adjusting some _vimrc settings this afternoon the "Text cursor" option does not reflect the selection. ...
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tmux split panes not rendering properly in Conemu

I'm trying to use tmux over ssh (cygwin) in conemu, and keep running into the following issue. I'll start with a vertically split screen that seems to be fine: And switch to the right split, hit ...
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How can i select text with Conemu command tool?

How can i select text with Conemu so that I can copy it? Dragging over it with my mouse (like i do with the CMD mac or terminal in Linux) doesn't work. Note - I don't want the auto copying of text ...
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Rename tab from MinGW-console using ConEmu

I'm using the cmder (ConEmu) with Git Bash-tabs (MinGW) and I want to rename the current tab with a console command. Within a cmd-Tab I can use cmd /c RenameTab "myTabName" but I a need a similar ...
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How can I get ConEmu to open more than 30 tabs?

I have a .bat file which opens 100+ consoles, but I need them in new tabs. Problem is, ConEmu has a max of 30 tabs. I can do this with regular cmd, but its 100+ new windows. I'd prefer them in tabs ...
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How to open conemu from freecommander dos command button?

How to open new tab in ConEmu from FreeCommander dos-prompt command button in toolbar, open active directory from one of the panels in new ConEmu tab? It opens cmd.exe every time, I have option ...
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Make ConEmu scroll slower

Is there some way to make ConEmu scroll more slowly? I use touchpad gestures to scroll, and when even when I try to make the smallest possible motion to scroll, conemu will invariably skip 5-6 ...
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Default console in ConEmu

I have git bash setup as a predefined task (task #1). But when I open ConEmu it defaults to cmd console, how do I change the default console to git bash?
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conemu 2 shortcuts opening 2 set of tabs

My goal is to have 2 shortcuts (shortcutA and shortcutB). When I double click on "shortcutA", then it launches conEmu and opens 3 tabs (tab1 in c:\folderA, tab2 in c:\folderB, tab3 in c:\folderC). ...
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Why does ConEmu change the background color when I ssh?

I am using Vagrant to ssh to a Linux VM from windows in a ConEmu console. Why I do that, the background color changes. Is there some escape sequence that is doing this? It doesn't happen when I ssh ...
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How can I tell ConEmu to start every time when I open console from the Total Commander via Shift-Enter

How can I tell ConEmu to start every time when I open console from the Total Commander via Shift-Enter? I've added "totalcmd64.exe" to the list of hooked executables in ConEmu but it works only when I ...
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ConEmu new tab instead of split

Is there a way to disable console splitting in ConEmu? Let's say I'm in ConEmu window. I do some stuff and decide to open another cmd tab. I input cmd inside current ConEmu window, click enter and ...
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Is there a way to add “clear” or “cls” to a task in ConEmu so when it opens it runs clear?

Running ConEmu with Git Bash and wondering if I can have it clear all the information when I open up the task. Thanks.
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ConEmu Cannot Delete Selected Text

In ConEmu I try to select text with my cursor or mouse but attempting to delete does not delete my command. This is necessary because I don't want to waste my time deleting one letter at a time. How ...
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ConEmu Underlined Text appears as different color

I have ConEmu set up running Cygwin and using the Solarized colorscheme. The only problem is that underlined text simply appears as normal text with a different color. I am using Consolas, 16pt ...
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How to set a custom background image in ConEmu?

I'm trying to set a custom background in my ConEmu console and I'm a bit puzzled as to the settings I need. The documentation mentions a number of Windows registry entries but it isn't clear to me ...
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ConEmu select startup console

I would like to know how I can change the default startup console of ConEmu. Currently, when I start ConEmu, it opens a single tab with the default Windows console (command prompt). I would like ...
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ConEmu how to move to the top of the buffer?

ConEmu guru. I know the hotkey Ctrl+PGUP can browse the buffer. But what is the hotkey that moves directly to the top of the buffer? Is there anyway to do it by GuiMacro? Thanks
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ConEmu: How to get the working directory of the foreground tab?

ConEmu experts I enabled "single instance mode" and had multiple consoles opened as tabs, each with different working directory. I need to write a task that does something in the foreground tab's ...
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Start SSH session in ConEmu using Keepass 2

I am using Keepass 2 to store my SSH login credentials. Keepass has the ability to run commands and insert usernames, passwords, etc. into that command, so you can click on a web site credential and ...
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ConEmu reorder splits

I think this has not been asked before. Is it possible to reorder split panel areas within a tab group of running apps? For example; move split panel from top right to bottom left or move half split ...
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Conemu getting removed by Norton antivirus as suspcious file.

I just formatted my PC, and activated Norton and download conemu from http://www.fosshub.com/ConEmu.html [the Alpha, Installer (32-bit, 64-bit) ]. But, after installing it, and just an hour or so ...
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conEmu: Is it possible to lock scrollbar and prevent it from auto scrolling down

conEmu experts: I have a script that prints a lot in a short time. So I want to disable the auto scrolling down when the script is running. I don't want to use 'more' because it only allows ...
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ConEmu / Cmder - Drag Tab into New Window

In Cmder / ConEmu, I was working with multiple tabs, and realized it'd be helpful to have them side-by-side. In Chrome/Firefox, I'd click a tab and drag it out of the parent window and release; it'll ...
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Open Powershell in ConEmu from context window

I would like to open Powershell inside ConEmu from Windows Explorer's context menu so that it contains the same directory as Windows Explorer. I know about the "Integration" settings, but I cannot ...
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Open ConEmu with /Dir is overriden by startup Task

I have a startup task that looks like this: Command "C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\bin\sh.exe" --login -i "-new_console:t:Git Bash" Parameter /Single /Dir "C:\Dev\SOMEPATH" /icon ...
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ConEmu: Run command in open Tab?

I'm using ConEmu (which is already open for the task in this question) with running ipython. Now I want to run a command from a second programm (namely notepad++) to make my edited python script run ...
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Embed Browser Frame In ConEmu Split Window

I've had lot's of success embedding various things in ConEmu panes/windows. For instance, I am currently running a shell with Putty ssh, cmd.exe, Sublime Text, WinScp and Zeal document viewer, and it ...
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How do I delete ConEmu system hotkeys?

With ConEmu, by default there's a bunch of default shortcuts for "Activate console by number" (Win+1, Win+2, etc.). I use Win+ to switch to different apps on the taskbar, e.g. Win+3 is my browser. So ...
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How do i configure conemu to open a new tab instead of a new window, when run no the command line?

I use total commander a lot and in my muscle memory i have it that i can run cmd at any time in total commander, and it will open a new shell window at the current directory. I'm looking for conemu ...
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How to auto attach any putty or kitty console to ConEmu

Is it possible to auto attach any putty.exe or kitty.exe console windows to ConEmu? If yes, then how can it be done?
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Change ConEmu directory to working directory with Git bash

I currently have the following to open a git bash instance: -new_console:"%ProgramFiles%\Git\bin\sh.exe" --login -i The above starts the new tab in the home directory. I'd like it to start in ...
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ConEmu + bash CTRL+L no longer working

I set up the following task in ConEmu in order to run bash: C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --login -i -cur_console:d:C:\cygwin\bin Up until today, it ran wonderfully. However, I updated cygwin today, and ...
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How to open a new tab with changing working directory with Conemu

I'm using ConEmu with nyaos. When new tab is opened, I want to set same directory for new tab's working directory. If I open a new tab by command nayos.exe -new_console, then working directory is ...
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Conemu create a shortcut

How can I create a shortcut (a macro) that runs a bash script, and then returns a cygwin console with a cd to a specific directory ? I have been able to create a macro that runs a bash script ...
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Accessing gitbash commands through conemu

I have tried to access gitbash command using conemu terminal, but I am unable to do so for some reason, it does not work for me. I check all the answers given including this Git Bash Here in ConEmu ...
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How do I list directory contents in ConEmu console?

I recently installed ConEmu to replace the default CMD. The "ls" command to list current directory contents isnt working. How do I get back this feature?
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How to close ConEmu's Tab without Confirmation?

I get a confirmation dialog when I close ConEmu's tab. Where can I configure that confirmation dialog only appears some process is still running? I checked Settings->Features->Tabs, but I ...
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conemu: Can I disable the scroll bar?

I don't want to disable scrolling I just want to disable the scroll bar, is this possible? I like doing ctrl+ to scroll up and down, but I don't like that the scroll bar rears its ugly head when I do ...
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ConEmu disable copy selection

I have already looked at someone trying the opposite: can I get ConEmu to "mark to copy"?, but I had already tried unchecking "Copy on Left Button release". I'm running ConEmu 140216b, ...
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conemu: Change color scheme per shell?

conemu is pretty awesome, but is there a way to set a color profile for each individual shell? Like for powershell it uses one theme, for a cmd prompt it uses another, for putty another and so on.
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ConEmu - running a script in the startup console

I have a script called todo that echoes a todo list to the terminal. I'd like ConEmu to run this every time it starts (thus, in the starting tab). How do I write a task to make it do that? todo is on ...
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How can I get the frame title from Emacs into the window bar of ConEmu?

I'm using ConEmu to run emacs (text-based) in a tab. I'd like to have the frame title appear in the Window Title Bar much in the same way my PowerShell prompt does. Has anyone gotten this to work? ...
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ConEmu (with bash/zsh etc. shell) - can't use key bindings using “Meta” (Alt) key

I have key bindings created with zsh such as: bindkey -s "^[l" 'ls -lrt --color=always\n' that I want to execute in ConEmu by holding "Alt" and pressling "l". It just prints a rectangle character ...