Vim - the ubiquitous text editor
Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to make creating and
changing any kind of text very efficient.
It is included as "vi" with most UNIX systems and with Apple OS X.
Vim is rock stable and is continuously being developed to become even better.
Among its features are:
- persistent, multi-level undo tree
- extensive plugin system
- support for hundreds of programming languages and file formats
- powerful search and replace
- integrates with many tools
is the current version
Vimfest 2017 in Berlin
Vimfest is happening again! 22 to 24 September in Berlin. Find more information on the website. (Bram Moolenaar)
Vim website now on https
Since the Vim website hosts scripts, security is relevant. SourceForge now supports using https, but only on sourceforge.io.
That is why you now get redirected from vim.org to vim.sourceforge.io.
Let me know if something does not work. (Bram Moolenaar)
Vim voted #1 text editor on diffur
It's no surprise to Vim users, but always nice to see how Vim compares to other editors. You can view the list on diffur.com. (Bram Moolenaar)
Vim: The power tool for everyone!
See pictures of Bram's latest visit to Uganda on
Read the visit report on the ICCF website.
| Recent Script Updates
|| 5,493 scripts, 12,219,480 downloads
|| SQHell.vim : A lightweight SQL wrapper for vim
- Added support for Sqlite
- Allow results to be in new split each time or stay in current buffer
- Allow postgres to work with multiple queries
- Better documentation - Joe Reynolds
|| asyncrun : Run Async Shell Commands in Vim 8.0 and Output to Quickfix in Realtime
||(1.3.19) new option asyncrun_skip to disable specific autocmds - Wei Lin
|| vimmake : Customize shell tools for vim (supports async jobs)
||(1.0.4) new option: g:vimmake_build_skip to disable specific autocmd - Wei Lin
|| sh.vim : Indenting for Shell script
||(4.57) bug fix - Clavelito Cla
|| vim-sass-colors : sass/scss color variable highlighting (works with imports)
||(0.7) Restricts imports to match the file suffix. (only imports .scss files if you open a .scss file)
Resolves bug when import file matches other file name with wrong suffix - Maxim Ivanov
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