VIM Adventures is an online browser game by Doron Linder based on the keyboard commands of Vim, a common Unix text editor.

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Level 12 isOver

Need some help here: How to replace the word bored with the context of the buffer? I can't diw because then I won't have place to stand on. I can ciw but then I can't paste directly from the buffer ...
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Where can I find 'g' in level 7?

I can't seem to find the g button in the emptyStr. Am I missing something obvious? I reached the end of the level already but the girl says that I need to go back and find g.
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How do you complete level 11?

I am stuck at the end of level 11: 1) How to delete the "you deleted reality" in 6 key stokes? 2) Where do I find the Red key for the underground?
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Level 9: 8 key presses to go

It is a puzzle! I would like to go form f to S as the picture order in 8 key presses. The keyboard I can use is Now I can go to u with two key presses left as How should I do? Thanks for your ...
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How reach the keybox in level 8?

I am stuck on level 8: I would like to arrive at the key-box (I already have key.) I guess I need } but I don't have this key yet, where is it if I need this? My keyboard is as following Any ...
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Bottles of beer in level 10

I'm stuck on a 15-keystroke puzzle in Level 10: My register contain: My keyboard of available VIM commands is: I'm concerned I made this puzzle impossible by doing other puzzles in between: I ...
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Stuck on last puzzle of level 7

The puzzle, with two moves to solve, is: My keyboard is: The nature of the puzzle dictates I get to the second ( in a single move so that I can expend my last one moving up. (For those familiar ...
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Stuck on level 7 “if (practice) {” section

I'm stuck on the following section of level 7: if (practice) { perfect; } Any suggestions would be appreciated. I believe I have all of the keys that I should have, but I can't figure it out :(
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Vim Adventures level 10

I am stuck on this: and these are the key I have available: Please help me.
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VIM adventures level 9 lolcode puzzle

I'm stuck on the following. Is there a more effective way to delete the code block besides what I've been doing which is "d4j" from the top line?
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Vim Adventures level 14

Ok, I managed to hit all the bushes and talk to all the characters in lorem, and got undo, and have copied the 3 words into registers. Now I'm at a loss as to what to do next...
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vim-adventures level 9

How do I (using vi commands) get to a space character that is not on the same line as I am on? I need to get to the space character that is marked by the red "2" in one key sequence.
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How does one defeat the three small bug minions underground in Level 14?

I've already defeated the Big Bug. I see the hint that the small bugs disguised as cursors are vulnerable to the three words "Charity", "Uganda", and "Bram". I think I have all keys available, I've ...
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Vim adventures level 8 shoot for the moon puzzle

I'm a little stuck on level 8 of vim adventures with the shoot the moon puzzle. I've removed the bottom 3 lines with dG and also done a replace at the top. what I'm left with is "shoot for the moon, ...
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VIM-Adventures Level 12 LeChuck Text S-Bug

On Level 12 in VIM-Adventures i am stuck with the "S"-Bug in the LeChuck Text. Obviously i should delete the whole text above the capital letter "T" for example by pressing "dgg", leaving just: Then ...
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level 12: how to get rid of bugs s and i?

I managed to "tame" them by pressing S and I, but I can't get rid of them. Thus, they are blocking deletion and further progress... Can you give me a hint?
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lvl8 stuck on deleting 3 lines “shoot for the moon”

Trying to pass Lvl 8 of Vim adventures and am stuck on the "shoot for the moon" puzzle where you have to delete three lines at once. Please help!
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How do I get out of the rocks around the chest in the maze?

I can get to where the chest is at the beginning, surrounded by rocks, but I can't get back out. I need capital W, I think. Could somebody tell me where to get it?
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How do I pass the level 7 “will find forward” puzzle in VIM Adventures?

How do I pass the "will find forward" puzzle in level 7 of VIM Adventures? The objective is to delete all the red outlined characters. It allows only 12 key presses and you enter from the bridge ...
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How do you pass level 3?

I am playing a web based game called VIM Adventures but I am getting stuck on level 3. I get stuck in the infinite loop maze: How do you pass level 3 in VIM Adventures?