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Emacs dired buffer reuse when moving to previous directory

I am following this wiki suggestion to set up Emacs so that, i can move forward and backwards in dired mode without creating new buffers. Using the a key together with the (put ...
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Cannot navigate down

After upgrading to GNU Emacs 24.3.1 (i386-mingw-nt5.1.2600) of 2013-03-17 on MARVIN and Dired+ 20130812.1425 (elpa), navigation in Dired+ is broken. See screenshot below. When pressing the arrow-down ...
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Emacs dired: how to display nested directories?

When I do i on a directory in Emacs dired, a new block of lines for that directory is appended to the buffer. Can I display the subdirectory inline, instead? Or maybe there is a different package ...
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Special characters in Emacs dired and attachment paths on Windows 7: “\374” instead of “ü” displayed

I want to use dired+ in Emacs for browsing directory paths on Windows 7. I'm having problems with special characters like äöü in dired mode and in attachment paths: dired When I'm trying to ...
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Synchronized browsing between two Dired Emacs buffers?

I use two Dired Emacs buffers, juxtaposed in two vertical panels to copy files from my local computer to a distant server (over SCP). I hit Ctrl + C to copy the local file and give the path to the ...
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Emacs TRAMP not activated with Dired

I've been using TRAMP for a few days now. It works very well for the most part. I can load a remote shell using M-x shell, and ido-mode with find-file works very well remotely as well, which was ...
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dired-mode: Use modeline for path name

I'd like to keep dired open as a tall pane, separated horizontally from my other windows (like in TextMate). How can I move dired's path name into its modeline?
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How to configure dired to update instantly when files/folders change?

Sometimes I launch dired, then rename a file, or add a new file, and dired doesn't see the changes until I relaunch Emacs. Is there a way to configure dired to refresh itself more quickly, either ...