What are the different modes to use a VI editor?

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I am new to linux, I am trying to figure out VI editor. Though it is easy to use but I am finding it difficult to figure out the modes of it. Help me with the different modes of using VI editor. Thank you in advance.
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VI editor in linux can be use in three modes, they are as follows:

  1. Command mode – this is the mode can be treated as default, where you start in using the VI editor.
  2. Edit mode – this mode allows you to do text editing, i.e. edit your file's content.
  3. Ex mode – this mode is used to interact with vi and it contains instructions to process a file. basically execute file with different parameters.
answered Mar 8 by Nabarupa

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