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Idiomatic vimrc

" Keeping your lovely 'vimrc' INSIDE of your 'vim' directory is a good idea,<p>" if only because it makes it easier to move your config around.<p>" If you …

vimcheatball3.pdf

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Learn Vimscript the Hard Way

Learn Vimscript the Hard Way is a book for users of the Vim editor who want to learn how to customize Vim.<p>It is <i>not</i> a guide to <i>using</i> Vim. Before …

Power Vim Usage

Tips & Tricks for Everyday Editing<p>Smylers<p>UKUUG Linux 2004 Conference • 2004 August<p>This view lists all the slides from the talk in a continuous …

Beautiful Vim Cheat-Sheet Poster & Printable Downloads

Three PDFs arranged for letter (8.5" x 11"), movie poster (39" x 27"), and A3 (297mm × 420mm) sized paper. All versions include the exact same …

10 vim color schemes you need to own - Vim plugins, tips, tricks and tutorials

There are a lot of Vim color schemes out there. It’s always hard to find the perfect one. People often use different color schemes depending on what …

VIMTIP! Register Basics

How many times have you yanked a line, deleted some white space for clean up, and went to paste what you thought you yanked only to spit out what you …

VIMTIP! Named Registers, Macros Black Holes

A little bit ago, I covered the basics of Vim registers. We’ve got a good handle on yanking, deleting and putting, but registers have a bit more to …

Yet anothor cheat sheet for Vim, geared towards programmers. I like it - It's...

Hi there! vim does offer amazing selection features in visual-mode. Example:...

Hi there!<p>vim does offer amazing selection features in visual-mode.<br>Example:<br>You can select a curly-braced block via <i>va}</i> , which includes the braces, or …

Why I use Vim

18 Mar 2014<p>The first question you get asked by developers of a company when starting at a new gig (after saying hello to everyone and having the …

Vim Weekly

• auto (re)indent entire document<p>open man page<p>Generating pdf documents<p>Sending files to the printer<p>Set shell that vim uses<p>Going to newer cursor …

Vim After 11 Years

TL;DR• Use Vim in a terminal, background (Ctrl-Z) often.<br>• Get a terminal that supports Unicode and 256 colors: iTerm2 on Mac OS X, probably Gnome …

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Dr. Bunsen / Vim Croquet

Vim Regular Expressions 101

matches 1 or more of the preceding characters...<p>where <b>n</b> and <b>m</b> are positive integers (>0)<p>Let's use \{-} in place of * in our pattern. So, now ".\{-}" …

Vim PDF Documentation

The following files contain the full English documentation for Vim and the Vim FAQ in a single PDF file. The files are fully cross referenced using …

Learning Vim

If you’re interested in learning Vim you’re in luck – because there are some great resources out there. In this post I’m going to document the ones …

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Vim: From Essentials to Mastery

Bio<p>Bill Odom has over two decades of experience as a systems architect and software developer, working on everything from wiki software for Internet …

vim-airline

Lean & mean status/tabline for vim that's light as air.<p>Features<p>Tiny core written with extensibility in mind (open/closed principle).<br>• Integrates with a …

New punctuation text objects

ci/, di;, yi*, vi@ ... <br>ca/, da;, ya*, va@ ...<p>ciq (or "") changes content inside <b>ANY</b> kind of quotes <br>vaq, yiq ...<p>ci<space>, da<space> ... modify <b>ANY</b> …

improvedft: An improved ft command for Vim

Replay: A plugin for vim that enables you to replay your editing Session

Vim script Makefile Perl Shell<p>Clone or download<p><i>Branch:</i> master<p>New pull request<p>Latest commit 342b5fb kazzmir committed with chrisbra Fix wrong geometry …

Colorizer - highlight color codes and names

Colorizer : highlight color codes and names<p><b>script karma</b><p>Rating <b>64/24</b>, Downloaded by 1844<p><b>Comments, bugs, improvements</b><p>created by<p>script …

Vim: revisited

I’ve had an <i>off/on relationship</i> with Vim for the past many years.<p>Before, I never felt like we understood each other properly. I felt that the kind of …

Merge multiple lines (two blocks) in Vim

I'd like to merge two blocks of lines in Vim, i.e. take lines n..m and append them to lines a..b. If you prefer a pseudocode explanation: [a[i] + …

130+ essential vim commands

This post is over 3 years old, please check the updated version.<p>Basics<p>:e filename<p>Open <i>filename</i> for edition<p>:w<p>Save file<p>:q<p>Exit Vim<p>:q!<p>Quit without saving<p>:x<p>…