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vi commands

Vi Commands

:w Save file
:wq Save and exit
:q! exit with out saving.
:set number Show line number. To hide, use :set nunumber

Move Commands

CTRL + E Scroll the window down
CTRL + Y Scroll the window up
CTRL + F Scroll one page down
CTRL + B Scroll one page up
H move cursor to top of the window
M move cursor to middle of the window
L move cursor to bottom of the window
gg go to start of the file
G go to end of the file

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