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Parsing winlayout() For Toggling Multiple Windows At Once

When working in vim, I like to have a toggle-able terminal window that I can bring with me from tab to tab. This works by tracking a buffer, and opening it in a new bot split (if it isn't visible), or ...
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How can I use different vim setting for different filename?

In most cases, I want to use the same setting. However, when I write the makefile file, I need to use tab instead of space, so I need to execute the :set noexpandtab for all the makefile file. In ...
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How do I pick a line and write it to an external file?

I'm searching through a big text file and want to copy certain lines to another file - there is no specific pattern, I need to visually inspect and copy those lines to an external file. The command :...
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Macro “oend^[Ores^[” results in new line “end2es”. How?

I don't usually have this much trouble debugging issues, but I'm starting to get stumped. The line doesn't happen when typing the macro out (running it by hand). In fact, it's part of something I ...
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How to disable arrows in insert mode VIM

I want to disable my VIM-arrows in VIM, to get used to move the cursor using hjkl. I have tried a lot of different approaches found on this forum, however, i can't seem to disable the up and down ...
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How to make vim open two windows when opening a directory or file with netrw?

I want to achieve two effects about using the netrw plugin for vim. EFFECT ONE: I have a test directory.Here is its directory structure: MINGW64 ~/test $ ll total 1 drwxr-xr-x 1 uooki2 197121 0 一月 ...
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How to delete a character that is present between two specific characters from every line in VIM?

I have a CSV file in which data in a row are present in following way: ID, Name, State, Score, Rank In the Name Column, data are in "some Name" form. But there are many entries in which a comma is ...
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How can I remove the word “tabs” at the beginning of the tabbar in airline-vim?

I would like the tabbar to start with the first tab not with "tabs". "tabs>1 main.tex>2 section_01.tex> <tab 2/2"
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Why do I suddenly receive “Error detected while processing function <SNR>30_Highlight_Matching_Pair”?

I suddenly receive Error detected while processing function <SNR>30_Highlight_Matching_Pair when I want to write parantheses or when moving over parantheses. I can turn off these error message ...
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“Press ENTER or type command to continue” -writing second command returns to the editor mode

When I write first command I get the "press enter or type command", even if I try to type second one it returns me to the editor mode, even though I would like to stay on console. I am new vim user.
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Read-only mode in Vim while using cscope?

I am traversing through a C code in Vim using cscope. Sometimes while traversing, some key gets pressed or mouse gets right-clicked and the Vim enters in insert mode, and it creates a mess to undo the ...
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Is there a way to open header file in c?

I'm trying to configure vim for programming in C. I currently use YouCompleteMe and Syntastic for programming auto-completion and syntax-checking. But I came up with a problem. I cannot jump to a ...
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why are the results of the pwd command and the getcwd() function the same in vim?

I found that using the :pwd command is the same as using the :echo getcwd() command in the commandline mode of vim. Is pwd the same as cwd? Is there a difference between the two? As follows: I am ...
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How can I create a customized vim [in my own pc] and could install it on every server that I use in future?

I like my own plugin full vim that I use, but every time I ssh to a server I have to reinstall those plugins and customizations. Does anyone have an easy method to install my own customized vim on ...
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startinsert mode starts with NSERT — at top

When I use the command : vim -c "startinsert" sometextfile Vim starts with the characters NSERT -- at top. The cursor is placed on N and I can write over the whole thing. If I use space, the ...
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How do I fix <DEL> behavior on macOS in VIM 8.1?

I've recently installed "huge" VIM 8.1 with Lua support (on macOS via MacPorts). This installation is side-by-side with my "normal" VIM 8.0 which lacks Lua support, so I have access to both versions. ...
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How can I get the autocompletion databases on VIM using YouCompleteMe?

I just wanted to add the completion functionality on vim. For that reason, I went for YouCompleteMe plugin. It worked well with the following configuration on my .vimrc file: execute pathogen#infect()...