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How to Control Firefox Using Vim Keybindings

Jun 26, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)

"Vim users stick with Vim in no small part because muscle memory is so powerful--once you've learned Vim's keybindings, it's possible to be extremely productive in Vim without ever taking your hands off the keyboard. If you'd like to imbue Firefox with Vim power, embrace the Vimperator extension. Vimperator turns Firefox into a no-nonsense, modal Web browser.

"The Vimperator 0.4.1 extension is available on Mozdev.org. To install the extension you can download it to your hard drive or just click on the most recent version. You may need to add the site to your allowed list of sites for installing extensions. Firefox will display a bar at the top of the page if the site isn't on the allowed list -- just follow the prompts..."

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