Open one of the files you want to be included in your find and replace search.
Add that open file to your args list with
Repeat 1-2 above for all the files you want to include. You can do things like include all .js files with
You can check that you have all the files by typing
:argYou will get a list that looks something like this.
- Run your Subvert (or normal substitution) on the arglist with
:argdo. For example, if you want to perform a Subvert use
:argdo %:Subvert/find/replace/gceIf you don’t have Subvert you could do the built in substitute with
:argdo %:substitute/find/replace/gceor more compactly,
:argdo %:s/find/replace/gceThe ‘e’ means you want to ignore errors. The ‘c’ means to confirm each.
- If you included ‘c’ then you will have to confirm each change which will present you with the following dialog. The confirmation would look something like this.
:argdo, check out using