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An example vim vimrc configuration file

vim/vimrc FAQ: Can you share an example vim vimrc configuration file?

Sure. I don't use vim for programming much these days, so I don't have the vimrc configuration commands I used to use with various programming languages, but I'll be glad to share my vimrc configuration file that I use every day, along with a few extra lines to demonstrate some of the vim configuration possibilities.

Example vim vimrc configuration file

Here's an example vimrc file:

vim tip: How to configure vim autoindent

vim autoindent FAQ: How do I configure vim to automatically indent newlines? That is, if my current line is indented three spaces, and I hit [Enter], I want the next line to autmatically be indented three spaces as well.

To configure vim autoindent, just use this vim command: