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vim tips


Command Description
ma set mark a at current cursor location
'a jump to line of mark a (first non-blank character in line)
`a jump to position (line and column) of mark a
d'a delete from current line to line of mark a
d`a delete from current cursor position to position of mark a
c'a change text from current line to line of mark a
y`a yank text to unnamed buffer from cursor to position of mark a
:marks list all the current marks
:marks aB list marks aB


Go to Line

gg – start of the file

G – end of the file

42G or 42gg or :42<Enter> to 42 line