Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

simple format - 2774 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 33
  • Number of attempts: 4
convert yml into java pojo field - 638 entries

How fast vim can create fields for java pojo i.e class declaration referring to a (simple) yml file

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 7
Two pairs of cluster of letters creates word - 390 entries

Clean and group.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 5903 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 4
Reorder the groups - 350 entries

Change the order so that the groups of fruit come before the vegetables.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add semicolons - 1262 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 2796 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 2
Join 'em - 113 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 1
Com(m)a Trouble - 1698 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple text editing with Vim - 10385 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
Increment, increment, increment.... - 488 entries

Vim likes macros

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 3
Just the middle - 9164 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 11002 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1537 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
One to Ten - 892 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Cool or not? - 441 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9475 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values inside brackets - 1445 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 6
I forgot quotes - 11699 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 7
ninja substitution - 493 entries

How can you reuse a previous substitution ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 4
Swap the operands under comparison - 218 entries

Swap the operands under comparison to prevent null pointer exception (at least in java)

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 5
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1609 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
Around the clock - 101 entries

You'll want to use 2 special commands to complete this. If you haven't yet, read through 'input.txt', especially :help simple-changes

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 12667 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 6
Simple, Practical, and Common - 24838 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
Increment each number - 464 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
Remove quotes after first field - 83 entries

Remove the quotes around each field except for the first field.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
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