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Recovery doesn't recover what's in swap file

I have a file and three swap files, file.swn, file.swo and file.swp. I accidentally recovered using file.swp and then made some changes. However, I have some newer changes in file.swn which I'd like ...
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Recover content after accidental exit of the read-only mode using the view command

I've been working for quite some time now on a project, and one of the file got the read-only mode accidentally turned on, without me being aware of that. When i tried to write the file changes to the ...
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Why isn't vim recovering the most recent save

I'm having some graphical issues with my setup that means I sometimes need to restart my machine having not saved a file which is currently being edited in vim. However, the saved file which vim ...
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