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

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Is it possible to have App-distinct Color Scheme in ConEmu?

I am presently using Bash (with Cygwin), as well as Powershell, both using ConEmu. I'm using bash.exe and powershell.exe via tasks. I'd like to use different colour schemes for the different ...
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ConEmu opening new window instead of tab

I am currently using the stable version of ConEmu (120727) and I am having an issue with the “ConEmu Here” functionality. Whenever I click the option within the Windows Explorer context menu, it ...
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How can I get a MacOS Terminal like Ctrl+T command on ConEmu

I'm using ConEmu but cannot find the right command which I can bind to Ctrl+T to get a new tab to open in the same location as the current tab (just like what you get in the MacOS terminal with ...
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Modify “Open command window here” context menu call

I've recently started using cmder instead of Window's default cmd prompt and I'm really loving it. I'm at the point now where I want to replace all instances of cmd.exe being launched with cmder.exe ...
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How should I install Far Manager into Cmder?

I have just unzipped the cmder package. Cmder wraps ConEmu nicely. But how do I install Far Manager properly? I can think of cmder\, cmder\vendor\ and cmder\vendor\conemu-maximus5\ as possible ...
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Where is the Apps key on a standard Microsoft keyboard?

ConEmu has a shortcut for renaming the current tab. It's Apps+R. I have never seen an Apps key on any keyboard. Where is it?
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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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ConEmu select startup console

How can you change the default startup console of ConEmu? Currently, when I start ConEmu, it opens a single tab with the default Windows command prompt, but I would like ConEmu to start PowerShell ...
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Midnigh Commander rendering fail in CygWin, Windows 8 and ConEmu (or Console)

I am trying to use alternate terminal emulator for CygWin in Windows 8.1 x64. I am trying to use [ConEmu] and [Console], but both of them fails in rendering of mc program. Is it fixable?
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In ConEmu / Cmder, how do you setup ConEmu Here to work with powershell?

I am trying to get the ConeEmu Here context menu item to work everywhere in windows explorer. Settings -> Integration -> ConEmu Here -> Command Currently I have: ...
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Getting CTRL+V to work in Vim inside Conemu

Conemu uses CTRL+V as the short cut to “paste first line of clipboad.” I want this functionality when I’m interacting with the command-line, but when I’m in Vim I’d like Vim to handle it.
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Set the text size (font size) in the ConEmu PowerShell window?

I have opened PowerShell in ConEmu. The text size is too small for a presentation. How do we increase it? I have tried the following ConEmu Settings: Size & Pos, Appearance, Text Cursor. I haven't ...
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ConEmu new tab ‘Run as user’ using special characters for password

I'm a long time ConEmu user and I have several tasks to open new tab that Run As User. recently one of the users got password changed and it's using special characters like '^', '%', e.g: 5tgb%T^YHN. ...
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Automatically export history at end of powershell session

I can export my Powershell history using the scripts outlined in the Technet page on the subject, Get-History | Export-Clixml ~\PowerShell\history.xml and I can automatically load up the saved ...
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ConEmu - Keyboard commands will not work properly

I installed ConEmu, and configured it, according to this guide. Since then, there are features that do not work as they should. Quake dropdown will not stay retracted. It scrolls up, and then ...
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ConEmu: quake style instance + classic window instance

I already have a running quake-style instance of ConEmu. The problem is that I would like to launch another non-quake (running in normal window) instance. Is it possible?
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Using conemu -new_console switch from node exec

ConEmu has a nice feature to use -new_console when launching applications to have them inside a new tab. When doing this with putty, putty -new_console, it even integrates the putty terminal nicely ...
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How can I change tab bar color in ConEmu

How I can change color of tab bar in ConEmu on Windows? I tried find in settings but never found appropriate option.
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Git Bash Here in ConEmu

How do I create a right-click context menu entry to open Git Bash at a given folder within ConEmu? See Git Bash Here in Console2 for the equivalent question for Console2.
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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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ConEmu: Open files in vim with ConEmu through File Explorer

Is it possible to open files by double clicking an associated file extension or through context menu with vim in a ConEmu tab?
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Insert blank lines when using 'tail -f' in cmder

I recently switched from Cygwin to cmder mostly due to it's awesome interface and all that cool pre-configured stuff. ( http://bliker.github.io/cmder/ ) I am using tail -f very often and when I am ...
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Making Shift-Tab work in Vim when running inside ConEmu

I have these mappings in my initialization files for Vim: nnoremap <S-Tab> <LT><LT> vnoremap <S-Tab> <LT>gv the intention is to be able to unindent with SHIFT-TAB. ...
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conemu multiple bash cygwin ssh

I just want to know how to have multiple tabs logged in to a server via ssh to for example ssh user1@1.1.1.1 for a tab named server1 (to some particular folder location) and ssh user2@2.2.2.2 for a ...
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Make Word movement in ConEmu like linux terminal

How can I set word movement shortcuts like linux terminal in ConEmu ctrl+A -> Move to the beginning of the line ctrl+W -> Delete a word backwards ctrl+K -> Delete all words backwards ctrl+E -> Move ...
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Flash inactive tab in ConEmu (like Console does)

Is there a setting on ConEmu similar to the "Flash inactive tabs" setting in the Console app? When I run three scripts in three different tabs in ConEmu I would like either of the two tabs that are ...
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GIT Bash commands produce no output in ConEmu

I've tried this with ConEmuPack.141123 and ConEmuPack.140602: As you can see, error messages print fine (like dir: command not found), but output from bash commands don't show up. Does anyone know ...
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ConEmu how to change default colorscheme for consoles

After the most recent update, the ConEmu console color scheme changed to some strange dark blue background with gray text display. Is there an option to have the color scheme reflect the default color ...
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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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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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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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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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ConEmu: disable bell

I'm really appreciating conemu as an alternative windows shell, but the alert bell sound is driving me crazy! (I wear earbuds and that sound goes right through me..) Is there are an option to ...
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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 to run gvim.exe inside conEmu

I have seen in the screenshot that gvim is running inside of conEmu. But I am not knowing how to do this. Any guideline will be very helpful
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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 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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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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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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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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Configure Powershell to be conemu's default shell

Is it possible to configure Powershell to be conemu's default shell? I know I can add additional "tasks" to conemu but I want it to default to use Powershell instead of cmd.exe so that, for example, ...