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Change color of signs in SignColumn/Gutter

I have set my sign column background using hi SignColumn ctermbg=236 in my colorscheme file. However, it seems that the background colors for where there are signs has not been changed, and is the ...
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Have colors when using :make

When I'm using :make, the output doesn't have any color. The text is only white. But when I'm using :!make for a C project or :Cargo run for a rust project ( I also use rust.vim ) , there are colors ...
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How to set CursorLine highlight color for the gruvbox colorscheme

When I use the colorscheme gruvbox (installed with vim-plug), it overrides my configuration of the Cursorline highlight, eg set cursorline hi CursorLine cterm=NONE ctermbg=black with the same color ...
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Why are Vim 8 :term colours with gvim different from those in plain vim :term or bash?

Vim 8 :term colours in gvim happen to be different from those seen in plain vim :term or bash. How come? How does one obtain the same bash colours in gvim? EDIT: I have been reading a bit more about ...
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24-bit / 256 colorscheme in Windows console

I'm using 64-bit Vim 8.1.0428 on Windows 10 release 1803. The Windows 10 console now has 24-bit colours, and Vim 8 has been patched to handle 24-bit colours in the Windows console (i.e. using vim.exe ...
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How to change Operator highlight color in Vim?

I just switched to iTerm2 on macOS and found some of its options go to Vim as well. That's the case for fonts, I was able to select a Vim font that I like from iTerm options. It seems iTerm color ...
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How do I manually set the colorscheme for a single editing session?

Essentially, what if I want the markdown color scheme for a file not ending in .md? Sometimes I create files conforming to the markdown standard, but they don't have a .md extension. Ideally, this ...
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How to get 50 char long warning color highlight in vim gitcommit message without fugitive

I'm using vim-fugitive. However, I'm using a black and white colorscheme. So, I don't see any warning for the 50 char long subject line of git commit message. I want to know how I can add a highlight ...
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Change the colors provided in gui-colors

If I type :h gi-colors, a list of available color names pops up. Often times I just want to change the tone of a color. Assuming these are simple variables of some sort, can I redefine these somehow? ...
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Highlight arbitrary rectangular regions

Is it possible to highlight specific and arbitrary rectangles in a buffer? I want to implement a code scope highlight that groups code into a hierarchy of boxes. here is my mockup that I made: ...
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How to show the highlight color instead of cursor' white color when highlight color and cursor overlapped?

Highlight all matched characters with red color. hi! ChineseMark ctermbg=red guibg=red match ChineseMark /[\u3000\uff01-\uff5e]/ Add the two lines in my .vimrc. Here is the test.txt file.   ...
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The color isn't reflected after the restore of the previous session on neovim

I use the following code on my init script (~/.vimrc on vim, ~/.config/nvim/init.vim on neovim) to restore the file on the previous quit: function! RestoreSession() if argc() == 0 "vim called ...
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Set text color for each column

I have a tab-delimited text file with fairly long lines. To improve readability, I would like to color text in each column individually. Is this possible in Vim? For example, the first column text ...
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why is the material theme looking all weird on my vim

so this is a case where the toy doesn't look like what's advertised on the box. I tried to install the material-theme on my vim, which should be a standard exercise. However this is what it looks like ...
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Plugin vim-signature: How to change mark column character color?

Currently mark character is bright red as in below screenshot. How to change it?
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What is the difference between red and cyan in spell check highlighting?

My Problem I have added the following to my .vimrc to enable spell checks: " Spell Checking set spelllang=en_us set spellfile=$HOME/en.utf-8.add set spell Giving the following highlight: Both "...
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Get back regular vim colors

I just installed Linux Mint 18.3 and to my surprise colors in vim changed! Vim in the terminal on the left has the color scheme I've always seen and got used to. Vim in the terminal on the right has ...
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Color questions for macOS

I just got a mac and have been trying to setup Vim 8 on the built-in terminal. I am mostly having some difficulties with colors. 1) After set number, how do I change the line number colors? I tried ...
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How to extend the background color to the whole screen in a shell command's output?

I used to have a similar problem with the main screen (IIRC), like here: and I solved it by setting set set t_ut=, as was suggested in this question's accepted answer. But now I spotted another ...
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Changing the color of delimited text

I am editing text of the form first line second line \note{ first line second line } I have to leave intact the text that's delimited by curly brackets and edit the text that's not delimited. But ...