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Mac OS X Tiger in a Nutshell by Jason McIntosh, Chuck Toporek, Chris Stone, Andy Lester

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map

Synopsis

map[!] [char commands]

Define a keyboard macro named char as the specified sequence of commands. char is usually a single character, or the sequence #n, representing a function key on the keyboard. Use a ! to create a macro for input mode. With no arguments, list the currently defined macros.

Examples

    :map K dwwP         Transpose two words

    :map q :w^M:n^M     Write current file; go to next
    :map! + ^[bi(^[ea)  Enclose previous word in parentheses

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