Click the heading to list all pages related to writing your own .emacs file, see InitFile.

Specific Init issues:

Dedicated Init File Pages:

There are also pages dedicated to some simple EmacsLisp / Emacs commands which allow you to do astonishing things, without requiring you to load other packages or write your InitFile.

Some complete InitFiles:

.emacs on Windows: MsWindowsDotEmacs

There’s lots more at:

Some Complete Init packages:

See also DotEmacsDotD, DumpingEmacs, CategoryPersistence, SessionManagement.