I am a vim newbie and some time ago I installed a plugin that enables previewing color schemes by repeatedly pressing a key. It is not the colorscheme command which lists the schemes and switches to text in the editor after you select it.

This one I am talking about actually switches the scheme in use when you press the cycling key, more like a live preview, and you press the enter key if you find the one you want, or escape to cancel to retain the current scheme.

Can anyone tell me the name of the plugin?

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    1. vim-thematic does more than that, but allows moving to the next "theme" with <leader>T. 2. unite-colorscheme is a colorscheme source for the Unite plugin, and AFAIK you can use it with a preview. – VanLaser Oct 4 '16 at 9:17
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    ScrollColors? There is even a video. – xaizek Oct 4 '16 at 12:05
  • @VanLaser what is <leader>T? I am afraid my knowledge of Vim is rather sketchy although I remember learning vi some time in the late 80s. I'll try your suggestions as well. – vfclists Oct 4 '16 at 12:36
  • I checked my plugin folder and both ScrollColors and vim-colorschemes are there so I suspect that vim-colorschemes may have overridden ScrollColors settings. – vfclists Oct 4 '16 at 13:26
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    vim-colorschemes is just a collection of color schemes, it shouldn't override anything. Try running :SCROLLCOLOR. – xaizek Oct 4 '16 at 13:37

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