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51 votes
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When to use the after/ directory?

19 votes

How to delete all white spaces until first character?

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Undo in insert mode

19 votes
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Unexplained gq indentation issue

17 votes
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Is there a way to AND events in the autocmd?

16 votes
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How to check whether Vim is built as a 32-bit or 64-bit application?

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How do I tell if Vi or Vim is installed on my Linux distribution?

14 votes
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Include symbols in <cword>

13 votes
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case-sensitive * with ignorecase on

11 votes

Is it possible to pipe vim commands to vim?

10 votes
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Personal syntax highlighting

10 votes

Why does my colorscheme look different when I run Vim with sudo?

10 votes
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Opening built-in cheat sheet

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How do I execute "ctags -R" on saving *.h and *.cpp files without a confirmation prompt?

9 votes
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Reusing search pattern in ex mode

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Vim indent using "=" inserts 2 tabs

9 votes

Are there any comprehensive docs for vimrc?

9 votes

keep same column when navigating by pages?

9 votes
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How to remove ^@ character returned by `system()`?

8 votes
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In Linux, on an extremely long running vim session, calls to system() fail with E484 "can't open file /tmp/<tempfile>"

8 votes
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`Read` seems to bring an extra line - how to prevent this?

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What is the significance of "Incomplete last line" when opening a file?

8 votes

Why is line continuation is indented with 12 spaces in vimscript?

8 votes

How to make the two windows equal width when comparing files?

7 votes
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MacVim thinks I have unmatching parentheses, until I place cursor over each parenthesis

7 votes
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Start NERDTree when gVim starts empty

7 votes
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Why is the previously inserted text reset after using an arrow key?

7 votes
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Why is substitution applied outside the selected region?

7 votes
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Executing a shell command in the parent directory

7 votes

Call function only when the plugin is loaded