Questions tagged [input-devices]

Alternatives to traditional keyboards and mouse-like pointing devices

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Android Vim (DroidVim?) keyboard with swipe functionality

I am wondering what it would take to build an Android keyboard that mimicked Vim, with swipe (swype?) functionality (such as the one Google's Gboard uses to allow users to write on Android). This ...
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Stenography (Plover) integration

I use Vim for academic writing and my preferred writing method is using stenography with Plover. Is there any initiative to integrate Stenography/Plover into Vim? Currently, I am switching keyboards ...
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How to restart vim in the state it is?

So i am using abduco. I have an abduco session and lets say I reattach to it at a later point. Then, for some reason, I am not able to move around in vim. Specifically the mouse and the keys stop ...
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What are some ways vim's interface could accommodate small-screen and touch-screen devices? [closed]

First, I propose that this question be made into a community wiki--can a mod please do this. Next, I'd like to keep answers focused on one of two related but distinct themes: (a) how vim translates ...
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Can I use Vi or Vim with screen readers and/or Braille devices?

Can I use Vi or Vim with screen readers and/or Braille devices? If so, how would I go about it? Does it require any special setup?
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Does any solution exist to use vim from touch screen?

Actually, I hit this problem when I used ssh from my android phone to log in into a linux server, and I tried to use vim to edit some files. It was a little bit... displeasing, although I could do ...
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