My Vim Cheat Sheet

Visual Mode

  • V select line
  • v select from current position
  • yy copy line
  • pp paste after line
  • ctrl + w_ maximize split window horizontally
  • ctrl + w| maximize split window vertically
  • ctrl + w= equalize split windows
  • :Ex back to explorer
  • :x close split window
  • ctrl + ww switch split windows
  • 5G go to line 5
  • $ go to end of line
  • 0 go to beginning of line
  • w go forward one word
  • b go back one word
  • >> indent line
  • << unindent line
  • d cut selection
  • y copy selection
  • p paste
  • u undo
  • ctrl + r redo
  • :Ex back to Explorer

Explorer Mode (netrw)

  • o open file in a horizontally split view
  • v open file in a vertically split view
  • D delete file or directory
  • % create new file
  • d create new directory
  • R rename file or directory