This category is for tips about using Vim efficiently. These tips can be mere pointers to well-known commands.
“The ex command g is very useful for acting on lines that match a pattern. You can use it with...Delete all lines containing a pattern
“To insert space characters whenever the tab key is pressed, set the'expandtab' option::set...Converting tabs to spaces
“You can change the case of text: Alternatively, you can visually select text then press~ to...Switching case of characters
“This tip discusses how to exit from insert mode without needing to press Esc. The Vi editor was...Avoid the escape key
“In visual block mode, you can press I to insert text at the same position in multiple lines, and...Inserting text in multiple lines
“You can set the text width for automatic word wrapping using:set textwidth=n (or:set tw=n) where...Automatic word wrapping
“A mark allows you to record your current position so you can return to it later. There is no...Using marks
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Pages in category "Usage"
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