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Can I have Vim
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xavierartot

Hello,
I would like to use Vim with Repl.it
Which solution can I use in an IPad.
Thank you

Answered by theangryepicbanana [earned 5 cycles]
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theangryepicbanana

There is a Vim mode for the editor in settings

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xavierartot

@theangryepicbanana
Yes, but is buggy, the escape and mode command didn’t work

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HARSHBAJPAI1

Solution

Hey! so now repl.it has an option to change ur keybinding to Vim or Emacs from the editor setting :)

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I hope this will help someone in the future 🙌🏾

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NikhilBhandarka

@HARSHBAJPAI1 It's a great feature, but escape gets you out of the editor and vim users have this habit of hitting escape multiple times.
I always need to click on the editor whenever I need to change the modes.
It'll be great if Replit can do something about this 🙏🏾

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HarshitJoshi91

i am pretty late but hopefully it will be useful for someone
You can use vim by typing vim in the output console, you can use pretty much every command

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TheDrone7

What do you mean by "using" vim "with" repl.it

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JimmyTran7

@TheDrone7 Activating VIM keybinds, so you can use "VIM" within REPLIT