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
|| 5,482 scripts, 12,134,205 downloads
|| tortus.vim : Dark (grey and yellow on black) color scheme based on on torte.vim and motus.vim
||(1.0.7) Changed Conceal and Underlined - Patrick Meiser-Knosowski
|| vim-webdevicons : Adds file type glyphs/icons to popular Vim plugins: NERDTree, vim-airline, Power
||(v0.9.3) https://github.com/ryanoasis/vim-devicons/releases/tag/v0.9.3 - Ryan McIntyre
|| vim-prettier : A vim plugin wrapper for prettier
||(0.2.4) bugfix: fixing bug where vim-prettier would incorrectly resolve the prettier configuration file - mtermayer reis
|| vim-cursorword : Underlines the word under the cursor
||(0.8) improve word matching for insert and replace modes
update word under the cursor matching on InsertEnter and InsertLeave events
skip underlining word if the word is too long to avoid E339
|| VHDL indent ('93 syntax) : Revised VHDL indent file
||(1.62) Fix regression indenting type records
Incorporate shiftwidth() patch. Thanks Takuya Fujiwara! - Gerald Lai
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