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  1. #1

    unable to exit vim

    Hey all,

    I can't exit vim. I press escape, and then :q (shift + : and then the letter q right after) and all that does is type ":q" at the bottom of screen and nothing happens.

    thanks for response

  2. #2
    Administrator jayd512's Avatar
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    Feb 2008
    Are you hitting <Enter> after the :q?

    If you're new to using vim, execute the command vimtutor.

    New users, read this first.
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