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EasyAccents : Easy accents while you type: a' a` c, etc.

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Charles Campbell
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EasyAccents makes entering accented characters easy in insert mode.  Of course there are many European keyboards that have accented characters on keys, but US-style keyboards don't.  During insert mode,  a' becomes an accented a, etc.  It works with utf8 encoding.

EasyAccents may be toggled on and off with:

You can get just the two characters o', for example, by simply escaping the ':  o' -> o'


v5: included g:EasyAccents_VowelFirst option
    fixed insert vs append bug

v4: EasyAccents handles a' a` A' o: etc : during insert mode, these pairs of
characters become the associated accented characters.  Use <Leader>ea (\ea) to
toggle EasyAccents on and off.  Especially helpful for US style keyboards.

(alpha/beta version available at http://www.drchip.org/astronaut/vim/index.html#EASYACCENTS)
install details
1. vim EasyAccents.vba.gz
2. :so %


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package script version date Vim version user release notes
EasyAccents.vba.gz 9 2008-09-08 7.0 Charles Campbell Improved help and more easy-accents!  o' o` o~ etc.  Start it with :EZA, stop it with :EZA .
EasyAccents.vim.gz 6 2004-04-02 6.0 Charles Campbell Normally EasyAccents supports 'a `a ~a :a etc to produce accented characters.
Now, putting g:EasyAccents_VowelFirst=0 makes EasyAccents handle a' a` a~ a: .
V6 supports even more accents: a@ A@ D@ e@ E@ N~ p@ u@ x@
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