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VIM registers

Registers in Vim let you run actions or commands on text stored within them. To access a register, you type "a before a command, where a is the name of a register.

If you want to copy the current line into register k, you can type

Or you can append to a register by using a capital letter

You can then move through the document and paste it elsewhere using

To paste from system clipboard on Linux

To paste from system clipboard on Windows (or from "mouse highlight" clipboard on Linux)

To access all currently defined registers type

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