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A terminal emulator (or terminal, for short) displays characters, colours, and the cursor on the screen. Vi & Vim are run inside of a terminal, gVim is not.
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A terminal emulator within vim, eg created by :terminal or term_start()
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For questions about words/terms that are specific to Vi and/or Vim.
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Automatically generating text with Vim, using patterns like incrementing numbers, etc.
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Properties that can be attached to text in a buffer and that will move with the text. Mainly used to highlight text and thus they can be used as a replacement for syntax highlighting.
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A faster alternative for grep; usually installed as the 'ag' command.
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Questions about using vim into a tmux session and how to customize integration.
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Question about navigation in the undo history, undoing, and redoing changes
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Question about using Unicode character set, how to insert them, how to display them and general use of the UTF8 encoding.
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Unix version of Vim.
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Questions about :command and how the user can define custom commands.
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For questions about vimscript variables, their scopes, and usages.
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Version control systems (VCS) keep track of file or project history. Many of these systems can us the vi family of editors for tasks (such as editing commit messages), and many Vim plugins provide int…
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For questions specifically about usage of Vim version 8.
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To flag questions about features introduced with vim9 that are not vim9script questions
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A new, compiled, and experimental version of the scripting language embedded into Vim.
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Questions regarding development of Vim itself, via adding features, patching bugs, writing documentation, etc.
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The diff feature of vim lets show differences between two, three or four versions of the same file
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If you exit `vim` and later start it again, you would normally lose a lot of information. The `viminfo` file can be used to remember that information, which enables you to continue where you left off…
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Vim reads initialization commands from a file called vimrc on startup. This can be used to set settings, define functions, execute autocommands, and more.
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A scripting language embedded into Vim. It can be used to customize Vim to suit your needs and to create plugins. Also called VimL.
Lua programming interface to Vim. DO NOT use for questions with Lua examples or about syntax highlighting in Lua.
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For questions about The Python interface to Vim; DO NOT use for questions with Python examples or about syntax highlighting in Python.
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A Vim window is a view of a buffer. A tab page comprises one or more windows. For questions about interaction with the Microsoft operating system, use [microsoft-windows]. For questions about interact…
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Questions about the usage of the option `'virtualedit'`. Virtual editing means that the cursor can be positioned where there is no actual character. This can be halfway into a tab or beyond the e…
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