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Creation of a short document description for programming languages in a pop-up window like vscode?

How can we have a short summary about documents of programming languages (Python and Javascript is important for me) or frameworks in Neovim? I want to see a short description of APIs and keywords in ...
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How to automatically close a terminal popup window if a python script run in it didn't return any error?

I am wondering if there is a way to automatically close a popup window running a terminal if the execution of the last program didn't report any error and to keep it open if the execution of the last ...
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Help in positioning a popup menu in the screen

I am using MacVim and I wish a popup menu to always appear in the lower right corner of the screen (not the current window). I am using the following command: popup_create(items, { title: " ...
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Popup to show number of matches of a given string while in insert mode, and while completion popup is being shown

This is a follow up to a previous question. Thanks to that, I could come up with this augroup: augroup Foo autocmd! autocmd TextChangedI,TextChangedP * call <SID>foo() fun s:foo() let ...
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How to limit number of Vim-LSP suggestions from Vim-LSP itself

Even though Vim has its pum stuff, more specifically pumheight for this problem, I would expect Vim-LSP (prabirshrestha/vim-lsp) to have something similar for itself as well, after all a language ...
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Can a popup_menu's callback access its popup_menu's first argument?

For now I have the feeling the answer is no, but I'm asking to make sure that's the case, and to know if people has found workarounds or can suggest good approaches. From :help popup_menu I've found ...
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How to map <C-z> to act like <C-y> in completion menu?

My keyboard has z and y switched compared to US keyboards, which makes pressing C-y for completions pretty awkward. I tried adding imap <expr> <C-z> pumvisible() ? "<C-y>" :...
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Disable coc diagnostic popups

How do I disable coc diagnostic popups (such as unused variable)? I have suggestions disabled with "suggest.autoTrigger": "none" but I'm struggling to figure out how to disable on-...
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forced inserted ^Z in coc

I'm using the plugin coc for autocompletion. My problem is that when coc opens the pop up menu with the completion items and I continue typing then a ^Z character is inserted in the buffer as shown in ...
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how to disable the new popup file-picker on :w

If I try to write a file under a new name, instead of being able to edit an existing name provided by file-completion, I get a pop-up that only lets me select an existing one. I saw a description of ...
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Signature popup has unreadable colors in YCM for Rust

I'm using Vim 8.2 with rust highlighter and YCM plugin for auto-completion and signature help. Everything works except method signature: It has same color for both color text and bg in parts like ...
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Insert mode's CTRL-E and CTRL-Y vs popup menu

I was wandering that sometimes I'd like CTRL-E and CTRL-Y to work even while I'm in insert mode. Before setting up any mapping I thought I should see if I'm shadowing some important functionality, so ...
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Popup menu: Set a selected item on creation

I have a popup_menu. I want to have the second, for example, option chosen when it opens, rather than the first. Is this possible? I've looked in various threads on the internet and :help popup and ...
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Show popup menu of files which call a specific function vim

In normal mode, I'll hover over a function declaration and I want to open a file which calls this function. How can I open up the popup menu in normal mode and have it just open the file I select ...
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How can I overlap windows, use non-rectangular windows, or dock a window in the corner?

I'm working on a text file (my notes/todo document), and I want to have the to-do list part of the document open in one Vim window (to check things off), with another to look at the rest of the ...
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How to display additional info for a completion option in second popup menu

The coc.nvim plugin has a really cool feature where the completion, or at least the python completion, will have additional information about the option in a second popup menu. I have looked through a ...
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How to fix/customise coloring for the autocompletion popup menu?

I'm not really happy with the syntax coloring of the auto-completion menu. Probably the pink-ish background color is the least unpleasant thing, but the grey foreground text is really not as readable ...
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Display file contents in a popup window upon pressing a key?

I am having a text file where I have a cheat sheet of commands I learned. When pressing some key ,it should be displayed in popup window. In Kakoune editor they display a help using Alt+i , like that ...
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How to gF (go to file Particular line) to popup window?

In vim8 there is a popup window feature which seems like vscode peek definition. Often I use gF to go to file with particular line number. Is there a way to open a file in popup window?
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Disabling hint popup

Whenever my cursor is over a function for a few seconds, this hint for the function pops up. Doesn't go away by hitting Esc and I need to move my cursor to get rid of it. No other plugins except ...
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How to store entries of complete menu and omnicomplete menu in variables without triggering the popup menu?

Is there a way to store the results of <C-N> or <C-X><C-O> from the insert mode in a string or list variable without triggering the respective popup menus to display onscreen? For ...
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Sync cursors of popup window and current window

I'm trying to sync the cursors movement of a popup window, and the current window. call range(50) \ ->map({_, i -> string(i)}) \ ->popup_create(#{ \ line: 1, \ col: 1, ...
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Scrolling down in popup window not working as intended

I have the following code: let text = range(50)->map({_,i -> string(i)}) let winid = popup_create(text, { \ 'line': 1, \ 'col': 1, \ 'minwidth': 1, \ 'minheight': 1, \ '...
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How to display popup window on the left or right side

I looked into the :h popup.txt and unless i missed something, did not see any mention for setting a popup window on the left or right side. PS: I'm on Vim 8.2 (latest compiled as of now) Any example ...
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How to open folds in a pedit-preview popup window?

I'm displaying a file contents by using :pedit …the-file-path…, to then call popup_setoptions(…the-ID…,#{firstline:anumber}) in order to scroll the popup and highlight/show the desired part of the ...
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Auto-completion pop-up no clean up - how to debug

I'm trying to solve this issue for some time now. Quite often auto-suggestion pop-up leaves a text on the screen: even after being closed sometimes covering newer suggestion that was displayed after ...
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How to set cursor position in a popup buffer?

I'm tinkering with popups and trying to open one, select a line (namely set the cursor line by pressing mapped keys (Ctrln / Ctrlp)), then close it. The problem is that I cannot select a line, despite ...
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Popup border is ugly, how can I make it look nice?

This is the default border, it looks ugly This is the FZF preview window. It looks pretty nice. How can I make Vim's popups look rounded like FZF's window? Update: thanks @ralf ! it works ! I ...
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Highlight group for signature help

I'm using Vim (v. 8.2) with YouCompleteMe as a code completion engine. I welcome the addition of signature help, but I'm not happy with the default colors: Does anyone know what highlight group is ...
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Unmap <c-n> / <c-p> in completion menu to use as previous / next snippet placeholder with Coc

My completion mappings scheme with coc is the following: <c-@> (ctrl-space): trigger the menu / use the selected item (or the first one) <c-j> and <c-k>: navigate the list (or also ...
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What are the new "popup windows" in Vim 8.2?

The latest version of Vim, 8.2, has a new feature called "popups" or "popup windows". They sound interesting but I'm not quite sure what they're good for. Can you enlighten me...preferably with some ...
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