Mastering Vim, Part 3 of 4: Objects and Macros

Mastering Vim, Part 3 of 4: Objects and Macros

LearnNow Online
Updated Jul 20, 2020

Course description

The course focuses on the basics of Vim text editor in the start and then takes a step forward to cover the more advanced topics. Topics in this course include, text objects, Macros and Visual mode.

Each LearnNowOnline training course is made up of Modules (typically an hour in length). Within each module there are Topics (typically 15-30 minutes each) and Subtopics (typically 2-5 minutes each). There is a Post Exam for each Module that must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to successfully and fully complete the course.



Meet the expert

Jason Cannon

Jason Cannon is the author of Linux Administration, the founder of the Linux Training Academy, and an instructor to thousands of satisfied students. He has worked for many technology companies who take information security seriously as well as security firms such as Mandiant and FireEye.

Video Runtime

79 Minutes

Time to complete

138 Minutes

Course Outline

Text and Macros

Text Objects (19:34)

  • Introduction (00:13)
  • Text Objects (12:05)
  • Text Objects practice (07:07)
  • Summary (00:08)

Text Objects Walkthrough (19:50)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Demo: Text Objects (11:00)
  • Registers (08:33)
  • Summary (00:08)

Macros (11:40)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Demo: Macros (04:14)
  • Insert (07:10)
  • Summary (00:08)

Visual Mode (28:53)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Visual Mode Part 1 (13:06)
  • Visual Mode Part 2 (10:25)
  • Demo: Visual Mode (05:05)
  • Summary (00:08)