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Adam Harris

Software Engineer

How to Run Vim with Minimal Settings

Sometimes I just need to run a very simple version of vim to check something out, to test for a bug in Neovim, to make an animated gif, or maybe to pair program with someone who doesn’t know all of the customizations I have in my vimrc. So, here is a simple method of running a very simple version of vim without messing up all of your customizations.