Emacs: Switch Buffer

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Alt+x switch-to-bufferCtrl+x b】 to switch to a different buffer.

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emacs Alt+x switch-to-buffer

When in the prompt:

List Buffers

〔►see Emacs: List Buffers

Ido Mode

A much better command to switch buffer ido-mode.

See: Emacs: Ido Mode

Switching Next/Previous User Buffers

See also: Emacs: Next/Previous User Buffer

Create New Empty Buffer

Emacs: New Empty Buffer

Open File topics

  1. Emacs: File Manager, dired
  2. Emacs: Bookmark Tutorial
  3. Emacs: Open Recently Opened File
  4. Emacs: Open File Fast
  5. Emacs: Open Last Closed File
  6. Emacs: Open File Path Under Cursor

Buffer topics

  1. Emacs: List Buffers
  2. Emacs: Switch Buffer
  3. Emacs: New Empty Buffer
  4. Emacs: Next/Previous User Buffer
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