EmacsWiki: NTEmacs With Cygwin

https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/NTEmacsWithCygwin This is great!!! Now I can do “Search Files…” in Emacs’s dired-mode again — just like “everywhere”. How to get it to start in the user’s home directory? Create a shortcut for runemacs.exe, move it to AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ ! Modify the properties of that shorcut accordingly!

GNU Emacs for Microsoft Windows resp. Mac OS X

http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596006488 – “Learning GNU Emacs“ The quoted book points for Mac OS X and Windows implementations exclusively to these web pages, but pls regard both as outdated: http://sourceforge.net/projects/nqmacs/ http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/unix_open_source/carbonemacspackage.html Update: As of 2016-01 here are the best sites for Windows “Emacsen”: cygwin provides w32 and also X11 binaries — I am about to give them a try… Continue reading GNU Emacs for Microsoft Windows resp. Mac OS X