Vi in the Best of the Web Directory


The Berkeley Vi Editor (Nvi)

Text editor originally distributed as part of the Fourth Berkeley Software Distribution (4BSD). Features include horizontal scrolling, extended regular expressions, multiple edit buffers, and infinite undo.


Binary files editor featuring a display-oriented interface. Site presents a quick tutorial and installation guide.


Free Vi clone for Unix and other operating systems. Provides syntax highlighting and networking support.

Graphical Vi-Vim Cheat Sheet and Tutorial

Provides a series of lessons for learning the major commands in Vi/Vim.

The Traditional Vi

Site provides traditional Vi source code download for modern Unix systems.

Vi Survival Guide

Introduction to the Vi with a basic crash course and usage guides.


Free editor for Windows compatible with Notepad and capable of editing up to two gigabyte files. Also features a hexadecimal mode for editing binary files.

Submit a site to this category