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Vim Emulation

File | Settings | Vim Emulation for Windows and Linux
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Item

Description

Shortcut

Lists keyboard shortcuts used in IntelliJ IDEA.

IDE Action

Lists actions performed by IntelliJ IDEA on pressing the corresponding keyboard shortcuts.

Handler

Defines how the shortcut will be handled: as an IDE action or by Vim emulation.

  • Undefined: show a popup notification that suggests to either redefine the IDE shortcut or configure the handler in Vim emulation settings.

    Shortcut notification
  • IDE: perform the IDE action associated with this shortcut.

  • Vim: handle it as a Vim shortcut.

For more information, see Configure shortcuts.

Last modified: 25 May 2020