Help in vi

Vi is a great text editor but requires practice to learn its many commands. To aid this process vi provides a great command called help. User’s can access an overview of the help command, by typing the following;

:help

For a listing of common commands used by vi, type;

:help quickref

For help with a specific command you can also type :help <command>. For example, to see the help for the insert command you would type;

:help i

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