Let's say I have a window layout like below:


And I want to expand window 2 to look like this:


So window 2 will now be full height

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You can do this by moving window 2 rightwards (<C-W><S-L> or :wincmd L):

  • Initially, with focus on window 2:

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  • :wincmd L:

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To get back to the original arrangement from here, move window 3 downwards: focus on window 3, then <C-W><S-J> or :wincmd J.


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