Replace Multiple Letters VIM Command

How to use Replace Multiple Letters Command in Linux VIM editor?


<count>r<char> stands for replace multiple Character
This is a command used to replace multiple character from the current cursor position.




  • Open the file test.txt using the command
    $ vim test.txt
  • We can notice the text in the file.
    Hiox India
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    Hiox India

  • Let us see how to replace the word 'Vim' by 'A'.
  • Move the cursor to the position. To replace the letters
    Press 3rA
  • The text after the replacement will be as follows,
    Replace Multiple Letters Vim Command

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