. (in NORMAL MODE)

Paste what you previously wrote in INSERT MODE

Paste what you previously wrote in INSERT MODE, for example: 1. Write 'foo' in INSERT MODE 2. Return to NORMAL MODE 3. Press "." and it will paste 'foo'

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By: Zulu
2013-01-08 18:32:57
vim

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