Mastering Vim, Part 4 of 4: Settings and Buffers
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Mastering Vim, Part 4 of 4: Settings and Buffers

LearnNow Online
Updated Jun 16, 2024
Course Description

Course description

The course focuses on the basics of Vim text editor in the start and then takes a step forward to cover the more advanced topics. This course covers Vim settings, Editing multiple files, buffers and the Graphical User Interface.

Each LearnNowOnline training course is made up of Modules (typically an hour in length). Within each module there are Topics (typically 15-30 minutes each) and Subtopics (typically 2-5 minutes each). There is a Post Exam for each Module that must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to successfully and fully complete the course.


Prerequisites

none


Meet the expert

Jason Cannon

Jason Cannon is the author of Linux Administration, the founder of the Linux Training Academy, and an instructor to thousands of satisfied students. He has worked for many technology companies who take information security seriously as well as security firms such as Mandiant and FireEye.

 

Video Runtime

96 Minutes

Time to complete

164 Minutes

 

Course Outline

Settings and Buffers

Vim Settings (22:31)

  • Introduction (00:13)
  • Vim Settings and the Vimrc File Part 1 (13:11)
  • Wildmenu (08:59)
  • Summary (00:08)

Vim Settings Part2 (18:07)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Vim Settings and the Vimrc File Part 2 (12:54)
  • Demo: Vim Settings and the Vimrc File (04:57)
  • Summary (00:08)

Edit Multtiple Files (20:05)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Editing Multiple Files and Vim Buffers (09:10)
  • Modes (10:39)
  • Summary (00:08)

Vimb Buffers (20:24)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Demo: Vim Buffers (05:16)
  • Working with Multiple Windows (14:52)
  • Summary (00:08)

Graphic User Interface (15:20)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Vim Graphical User Interfaces (09:13)
  • Copied (05:51)
  • Summary (00:08)