Changing the org-mode ellipsis02 Nov 2015, by Artur Malabarba.
The dot-dot-dot ellipsis that org-mode uses to indicate hidden content is
usually just fine. It’s only when you’re staring at a document where every line
is a folded headline, that you start to feel like they’re a little too much “in
your face”. I have a few org files with thousands of lines and hundreds of
headlines, and changing that
... to something shorter greatly reduces visual
The more straightforward option is to use a proper ellipsis character (the same effect with a third the length).
The one I’m currently using is a cornered arrow.
Other interesting characters are