Vim for Unix and Linux

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  • Lectures 69
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 9/2014 English

Course Description

Vi-editor is a Linux/UNIX based text editor. For all people working on Linux, Mastering Linux should be on your priority list.
90% of the super computers use Linux, Vim is found on all these systems and it becomes essential to master Vi. Any other editors are the derivative of Vi-editor.

This course is intended to achieve a comprehensive learning. With illustrated practical examples.

If you really want to master the Linux editing, This is the course you should be taking.

The course will be taught in 8 chapters, Note down all the commands illustrated and you will have your custom cheat by the end of this course.

    ·Getting started

    ·Learning to customize

    ·More on editing

    ·Editing bigger blocks

    ·Searching in Vi

    ·Windows and Tabs

    ·Visual Mode

    ·Vi For programmers

What are the requirements?

  • Basic knowledge and usage of Linux OS

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will attain comprehensive knowledge of Vi-editor
  • You will scale up your productivity on Linux/Unix text editing
  • You will realize the power of Vi-editors

What is the target audience?

  • College freshmen
  • Industry novices
  • Programmers using Linux Operating system.
  • Industry Professionals working on LINUX and UNIX systems
  • System Admins
  • Web developers

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started
Why Vi?
Preview
02:00
History of Vi
01:21
Vi for Windows
01:23
How to Invoke Vi
02:06
Modes in Vi
01:30
Insert Mode
01:53
Command Mode
01:56
Visual Mode
01:22
Save and Quit
01:26
Moving Around
02:16
Learning to Delete
02:04
Undoing Changes
01:20
Reference Material
21 pages
Section 2: More on Editing
Deleting Lines
01:24
Deleting a group of Lines at once
01:51
Deleting Words
01:05
Deleting in Visual Mode
01:39
Opening New Lines
01:17
Joining Lines
01:14
Changing Cases
02:04
Where am I ?
00:52
Moving to the start and end of a line
02:12
Highlighting Line Numbers
01:24
Moving across words
01:53
Scrolling across a file
01:34
Opening files under cursor
Preview
04:04
Reference Material
17 pages
Section 3: Learning to customize
Changing Font Size and style
02:11
Reading long sentences -Text Wrapping
02:29
Formatting Options
03:17
Formatting Data
02:40
Margin Settings
02:40
Spell Check
02:58
Reference Material
10 pages
Section 4: Editing bigger blocks
cut, copy and paste
03:29
Character Twidling
02:59
Moving Large blocks of text
02:17
saving to another file
04:06
Yanking
Preview
04:19
Filter command
03:16
Opening files from Vi
02:14
Exploring a directory through VI
Preview
02:50
Reference Material
14 pages
Section 5: Searching in Vi
Simple searches
03:12
search history
02:18
Search Options
03:22
Incremental Searchs
Preview
02:19
Searching Backward
02:37
Basic regular expressions
04:07
beginning and end of line
03:39
Matching Characters
04:08
Using Escape Charecters
03:37
Replacing at the begining and end of a line
03:16
Reference Material
16 pages
Section 6: Windows and Tabs
Splitting windows
04:25
controlling window display size
03:22
Buffers and Usage
03:38
Hidden Buffers
03:19
Buffer Movements
03:07
Tabs in Vi-editor
03:44
Reference Material
16 pages
Section 7: Vi For programmers
Syntax Coloring
03:19
Setting File Type
03:34
Matching Command
02:43
Indentation
04:53
Manually formatting Code ( The = Command)
03:29
Diff mode
02:15
Code Folding
03:41
Reference Material
17 pages

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We have a dedicated of experts to prepare and review the material taught. Our goal is teach and spread good knowledge. Our teaching will be short and methodological. We make courses that we feel like taking up, So we emphasize on very short videos that are easy to remember and note down.

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