I set Tagbar automatically open when a new file in vim, it is ok and fine. but if open a new file as a tab in opened vim, Tagbar would not be opened, how to tell vim to keep open Tagbar open with a new tab?

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For me such line in .vimrc does the job:

autocmd FileType python,c,cpp TagbarOpen
  • how to set it for all type file? Commented May 18, 2020 at 7:58
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    Try add this line: "autocmd BufNew,BufRead,BufEnter * TagbarOpen". But do you really need Tagbar on text files for example?
    – Dmitry
    Commented May 19, 2020 at 17:37

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