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[Orgmode] Re: changing the time of one instance of a recurring appointme
[Orgmode] Re: changing the time of one instance of a recurring appointment
Mon, 15 Feb 2010 20:54:10 -0500
Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.2 (gnu/linux)
Erik Iverson <address@hidden> writes:
> I did not see this addressed in the manual or FAQ.
> Say I have a recurring appointment, every third Monday of the month,
> at 11:30 AM, no problem:
> ** Monthly meeting with Boss <%%(diary-float t 1 3)>11:30
> Now, my boss emails me and says, let's change next week's meeting to
> 10:30. How would you handle that? Just simply change the 11:30 to
> 10:30 and remember to change it back next week? Add a new one-off
> appointment for 10:30 that day and ignore the 11:30 one on your
> agenda? Or is there some way to do this built into org-mode already?
For these types of meetings I use org-clone-subtree-with-time-shift (C-c
C-x c) to copy the entry and shift the date ahead appropriately. This
creates separate tasks for each meeting and I'm free to move individual
tasks around as required.