This category is for tips about using Vim efficiently. These tips can be mere pointers to well-known commands.
“To insert space characters whenever the tab key is pressed, set the'expandtab' option::set...Converting tabs to spaces
“You can use:mkview to save folds and such when you close a file - but you have to use:loadview...Make views automatic
“As you all may know with'o' or'O' you can insert a new line after/before the current line. But...Insert newline without entering insert mode
“You can change the case of text: Alternatively, you can visually select text then press to...Switching case of characters
“Suppose you search for "horse", then for "Hello", then for "helium", then for "habit". If you...Using command-line history
“This tip discusses how to exit from insert mode without needing to press Esc. The Vi editor was...Avoid the escape key
“You can set the text width for automatic word wrapping using:set textwidth=n (or:set tw=n) where...Automatic word wrapping
This category has the following 20 subcategories, out of 20 total.
Pages in category "Usage"
The following 69 pages are in this category, out of 69 total.