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Saving Text in Registers
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   When you want to insert a copy of the same piece of text several
times, it may be inconvenient to yank it from the kill ring, since each
subsequent kill moves that entry further down the ring.  An alternative
is to store the text in a register with `C-x r s' (`copy-to-register')
and then retrieve it with `C-x r i' (`insert-register').

`C-x r s R'
     Copy region into register R (`copy-to-register').

`C-x r i R'
     Insert text from register R (`insert-register').

   `C-x r s R' stores a copy of the text of the region into the
register named R.  Given a numeric argument, `C-x r s R' deletes the
text from the buffer as well.

   `C-x r i R' inserts in the buffer the text from register R.
Normally it leaves point before the text and places the mark after, but
with a numeric argument (`C-u') it puts point after the text and the
mark before.


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