Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Box it - 3572 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 65
  • Number of attempts: 1
Todo list specification - 297 entries

The every item on the todo list must be done today. Modify the list to reflect that.

  • Best score: 37
  • Best player score: 37
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10544 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 36
  • Number of attempts: 2
Reorder the groups - 545 entries

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

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12173 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
convert yml into java pojo field - 673 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: 37
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values - 3628 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 1
One to Ten - 1099 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: 23
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9428 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple, Practical, and Common - 25753 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: 36
  • Number of attempts: 3
Collect List - 3553 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
Swap values inside brackets - 1630 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
move titles next to url, in quotes - 315 entries

had trouble with something similar

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 6
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9608 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
Com(m)a Trouble - 1849 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 3977 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Array transposition - 1661 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 3
Add semicolons - 2824 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 10
Change part of a function name in multiple occurrences - 439 entries

Change the middle part of the function name in multiple places, preferably using the next and dot commands.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 9
Delete to the end of the current line - 488 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1798 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 13426 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 7
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