Inserting a character in certain column

Alexandra Zaharia f0rg3r at
Mon Feb 25 15:15:44 UTC 2008

On 2/25/08, Michael Ulm <michael.ulm at> wrote:
>  or use a regexp substitution. In command mode type
>  :%s/^.\{3}/&XY/

Wow, excellent! I didn't know how to do this using regexp. Thanks for
sharing this.

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