I can copy characters in other apps such as browsers with ctrlc.
I can then press i to enter insert mode in vim and press shiftctrlv to paste the text in.
The problem is that each line gets indented a bit more so I end up with:
but what I want (and end up manually editing to achieve) is:
Here is Solutions:
We have many solutions to this problem, But we recommend you to use the first solution because it is tested & true solution that will 100% work for you.
:set paste prevents vim from re-tabbing my code and fixes the problem.
:set nopaste turns it off
I also put
set pastetoggle=<F2>in my .vimrc so I can toggle it with the F2 key.
Note: Use and implement solution 1 because this method fully tested our system.
Thank you 🙂