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vim-highlighter : Highlight words and expressions

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One of the things that are not easy for people, but an easy thing for computers would be
finding symbols very quickly. This plugin provides an easy way to use Vim's highlighting
function which helps you quickly find variables and easily compare spellings.


    * Easy highlighting of the word or pattern under the cursor
    * One Time Highlight
    * Following Highlight
    * Find in Files Highlight
    * Save & Load Highlights
    * Customizing Colors




    :h  Highlighter

install details
If you already have a plugin manager, it will be handy to use it.

To install the plugin from the downloaded archive using Vim 8 native pack feature,
it may be convenient to run the following commands using copy and paste from
the downloaded location.

(Linux, Mac)
    mkdir -p "$PLUG"
    unzip -d "$PLUG"  vim-highlighter.zip
    vim -u NONE -c "helptags $PLUG/vim-highlighter/doc" -c q

    set PLUG="%USERPROFILE%/vimfiles/pack/azabiong/start"
    mkdir %PLUG%
    unzip -d %PLUG%  vim-highlighter.zip
    vim -u NONE -c "helptags %PLUG%/vim-highlighter/doc" -c q

    In your vimrc:
         set  encoding=utf-8    " recommended for correct Unicode characters output


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package script version date Vim version user release notes
vim-highlighter.zip 1.29 2021-09-08 8.0 Azabiong Improve usability
- save & load highlights
vim-highlighter.zip 1.28 2021-08-27 8.0 Azabiong Add command mode <Tab> key completion
- grep long options, directory and file names
vim-highlighter.zip 1.27 2021-08-03 8.0 Azabiong Fix - incorrect window resizing, default options for grep, --smart-case matching  
Add command - clear highlights of Find list
vim-highlighter.zip 1.25 2021-07-28 8.0 Azabiong Add commands - save, load highlights  
Improve "Find" window split location
vim-highlighter.zip 1.23 2021-07-20 8.0 Azabiong Fix - Jump to File
vim-highlighter.zip 1.20 2021-07-17 8.0 Azabiong Add "Sync Mode"  
Improve grep output list
vim-highlighter.zip 1.18 2021-07-05 8.0 Azabiong Support multiple -e --regexp option
Highlight line (visual mode)
vim-highlighter.zip 1.0 2021-05-08 8.0 Azabiong Initial upload
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