Vim Mode

If you want to use Vim keybindings in your Codeanywhere, you can enable them in "General preferences":


When enabled, in "normal vim mode" you should see a green thick cursor like the one below:

"command-line vim mode" can be opened using the ":" key:


  • All common motions and operators, including text objects
  • Operator motion orthogonality
  • Visual mode - characterwise, linewise, blockwise
  • Full macro support (q, @)
  • Incremental highlighted search (/, ?, #, , g#, g)
  • Search/replace with confirm (:substitute, :%s)
  • Search history
  • Jump lists (Ctrl-o, Ctrl-i)
  • Key/command mapping with API (:map, :nmap, :vmap)
  • Sort (:sort)
  • Marks (`, ')
  • :global
  • Cross-buffer yank/paste