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Old 07-16-2013, 11:39 AM   #1
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vim tutorial in 5 minute, learn vi/vim is to know what the letters stand for cheats


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vim 5 minute tutorial, learn vi/vim is to know what the letters stand for
y(ank) - copy
d(elete) - cuta
c(hange) - replace
p(aste) - put from buffer after cursor
o(pen) - start a new line
i(nsert) - insert before current character
a(ppend) - insert after current character
w(ord) - moves to beginning of next word
b(ack) - moves to beginning of current word or prior word
e(nd) - moves to end of current word or next word
f(ind) - moves to a character on the current line
movement keys you just need to learn: h,j,k,l
^ - beginning of text on a line
$ - end of text on a line
0 - first position on line

most commands can be prefaced with numeric modifiers.
2w - means move 2 words
5h - means move 5 characters to the left
3k - means move 3 lines up
3fs - means move to the 3rd letter s folling the cursor
 
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