Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Embed
What would you like to do?
Vim Bullet Points

Command Mode

  • 'a' - append after the cursor
  • 'A' - append at the end of current line

Commands

  • :vimgrep can help you to search through multiple files. It also tells you where you are now in the search. You can use :copen to see all matches.
  • :vnew Open an empty buffer as a vertical split
  • :%s/old/new/gc Replace all old with new throughout file with confirmations

Key Mappings

  • <c-w> h/j/k/l Switch between split windows
  • <c-w> v/s Split window (vertical & horizontal)
  • <shift-j> Join two lines

Vimdiff

  • From shell run $ vimdiff file1 file2 to see diff of two files
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
You can’t perform that action at this time.