Beginning vi

The default editor that comes with the UNIX operating system is called vi (visual editor). vi is case sensitive.

start vi

quit vi
# quit and save

# quit and save

# quit vi

# quit without saving

start insert mode
press i key

turn off insert mode
press (Escape) key

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