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Mastering Vim by Ruslan Osipov

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Visual Vim with gVim

In this section. you can read more about the graphical version of Vim in Vanilla Vim vs GVim.As it always is with Windows, the process is slightly more visual. Navigate to www.vim.org/download.php#pc in your browser and download an executable installer. At the moment of writing this book, November 2018, the binary is called gvim81.exe, where 81 stands for version 8.1.

Open the executable and follow the prompts on the screen, as demonstrated by the following screenshot:

Let's go ahead and hit Yes, then I Agree until we arrive at the Installation Options screen. We're happy with most of the default options gVim has to offer, ...

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