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Get your free upgrade to Practical Vim, 2nd Edition

I am pleased to announce that the Pragmatic Bookshelf have just published a second edition of Practical Vim. If you bought the first edition as an ebook direct from PragProg, then you will receive a free upgrade to the second edition.

How to claim your free upgrade

  • log in to your Pragmatic Bookshelf account
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  • click the “Redeem” button

The 2nd edition will be added to your bookshelf for free. Enjoy it!

What if I got the ebook elsewhere?

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