Tagged: vim


Vim Copy, Cut and Paste Commands and Operations

Vim provides different shortcuts for copy, cut and paste operations. These commands are one of the most used and problematic commands because of vim command or shortcut based work style. Copy Current Line We can copy current line with the yy command which is named yank. But the cursor should be...


Compare Vi vs Vim

Vi is old school text editor developed for Unix operating system. Linux distributions also provides vi by default. But what is is vim . Vim is improved version of the vi. Actually vi has a lot of alternative versions but vim is the most popular and accepted version. Enhanced Version Vim As...


How To Download, Install and Use Vim In Windows

Vim is Linux based opensource tool. The roots goes to the vi editor. In Linux distributions vim can be easily installed via package managers like apt , yum , dnf and zypper . Windows is the most popular desktop operating system. Vim is provided for Windows operating systems too. In this tutorial we will look...


How To Exit From Vim?

Vim have different and alternative solutions for different requirements. In this tutorial we will look different ways to quit or exit and save and exit. In this tutorial we will use quit and exit for the same thing. Exit or Quit The most used and simple usage is just exiting or exiting...


Vi and Vim Search and Replace Operations

Vim provides reach features for text and word search and replace operations. Sed and awk provides similar features to Vim but vim is text editor which makes it different from others. Sample Text During examples we will use following sample text.

Search and Replace In Whole Document The most...

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