This is the official manual for the latest Org-mode release.
The main entry point for export related tasks is the dispatcher, a hierarchical menu from which it is possible to select an export format and toggle export options1.
Dispatch for export and publishing commands. When called with a C-u prefix argument, repeat the last export command on the current buffer while preserving toggled options. If the current buffer hasn't changed and subtree export was activated, the command will affect that same subtree.
Normally the entire buffer is exported, but if there is an active region only that part of the buffer will be exported.
Several export options (see Export settings) can be toggled from the export dispatcher with the following key combinations:
While exporting asynchronously, the output is not displayed, but stored in a place called “the export stack”. This stack can be displayed by calling the dispatcher with a double C-u prefix argument, or with & key from the dispatcher menu.
To make this behavior the default, customize the variable
<head>...</head>in the HTML back-end), a body-only export will not include this header.
You can change the default state of this option by setting
 It is also possible to use a less intrusive
interface by setting
org-export-dispatch-use-expert-ui to a
nil value. In that case, only a prompt is visible from the
minibuffer. From there one can still switch back to regular menu by pressing