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Kev J

17 Nov, 2016 08:08 PM

Is it possible to add VI / VIM keybindings to the writer for macOS?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 18 Nov, 2016 09:10 AM

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    Hi Kev,

    some of us are vim fanatics and really willing to add vim bindings, but right now is not on top of our priorities.

    Cheers.

  2. 2 Posted by Raymond B on 03 Mar, 2017 07:13 AM

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    +1 for VIM in Bear for Mac. Besides programming, Bear is my most used writing application. Thank you!

  3. 3 Posted by Matt Darby on 30 Mar, 2017 08:21 PM

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    +1 -- this would enable world peace.

  4. 4 Posted by Alex G on 16 Apr, 2017 09:43 PM

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    +1 to this!

  5. 5 Posted by Mike on 20 Apr, 2017 03:35 PM

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    +1 But totally understand that this wouldn't be on the top of the list.

  6. 6 Posted by Alex S on 23 Apr, 2017 10:21 PM

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    +1 Please.

  7. 7 Posted by Jor on 14 Jun, 2017 04:20 PM

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    +1 please - would be nice to have it in iPad app too!

  8. 8 Posted by Jeffrey W on 21 Jun, 2017 04:09 PM

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    +1

    This topic looks to be from 11/18/2016. I was curious if there were any updates as to the progress of adding in vi/vim keybindings.

  9. 9 Posted by jim g on 21 Jun, 2017 05:55 PM

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    @Jeffrey W, here's the link (http://help.shinyfrog.net/discussions/bear/8610-feature-requestvim-keybinding-and-line-number-of-code-block) to a thread from less than a month ago with the developers latest response on keybindings.

    Jim

  10. 10 Posted by Kil on 27 Jul, 2017 10:45 PM

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    +1

  11. 11 Posted by Luis on 30 Jul, 2017 02:34 PM

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    +1

  12. 12 Posted by Won on 26 Aug, 2017 09:25 PM

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    I will love this app forever if this had vim binding.

  13. 13 Posted by Daron Adkins on 28 Aug, 2017 02:38 PM

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    I would be willing to pay double for VIM support! Thank you for this app. I love it!

  14. 14 Posted by Hannal on 31 Aug, 2017 05:46 AM

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    +1

  15. 15 Posted by Vivek Menon on 16 Sep, 2017 01:05 AM

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    Yes please. I just bought Pro and that's the only thing I'm currently missing. :D

  16. 16 Posted by cj on 12 Oct, 2017 01:48 PM

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    +1 to this. I would seriously pay extra to have vim keybindings.

    Does anyone know a way we could somehow build this ourselves?

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