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Played Challenges

Bad Copy Syntax - 1312 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 14849 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 5
Simple, Practical, and Common - 27779 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: 28
  • Number of attempts: 3
Collect List - 3674 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 4
Words in parens - 11569 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 9874 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
Cool or not? - 577 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 5
One to Ten - 1474 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: 2
Copy three lines - 2299 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 ! - 9833 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reorder the groups - 797 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
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge4 - 59 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 3
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge5 - 88 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add string initializers to an enum - 504 entries

Change Typescript enum so that it has string initializers.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2111 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge2 - 135 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 6
  • Number of attempts: 4
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2375 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 5
Add semicolons - 5601 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 10
Simple text editing with Vim - 10758 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
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