Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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Played Challenges

One number per line - 13862 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 37
  • Number of attempts: 1
Vice versa - 6177 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26382 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: 37
  • Number of attempts: 1
Collect List - 3582 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Copy three lines - 2217 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9677 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4059 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9573 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 1
Words in parens - 11286 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 10620 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 2676 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
Every other line - 2206 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12503 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
Fiddle percentages into real numbers - 727 entries

Get rid of the '%' symbols and shift the decimal place. This is the easier version - all the columns line up.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 1
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