Files with vim file extension can be mainly found as scripts from Vim text editor.

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Software that open vim file

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VIM file extension - Vim script

What is vim file? How to open vim files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The vim file extension is mainly related to script files used by Vim text editor. It is a highly configurable and powerful text editing program.

These vim files are default scripts used by the program.

The default software associated to open vim file:

Vim icon

Vim  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Bram Moolenaar

Vim is configurable text editor used to efficient text editing. It is based on the VI editor distributed with most UNIX operating systems.

Help how to open:

Use Vim to work with *.vim files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .vim file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open vim file, edit vim file, convert vim file, view vim file, play vim file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting vim files.

Software that open vim file - Vim script

Programs supporting the exension vim on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Vim for open vim file action.


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