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–servername FTP

A quick tip for using Aubrey’s gVim (my gVim), or regular gVim, with WinSCP or other FTP applications that use editors. I use the following syntax to open the first file in a gVim instance called FTP, then every file after that will also open in the same window (called FTP) as tabs (sorry, vertical splits don’t work).

"C:Program FilesVimvim73gvim.exe" --servername FTP --remote-tab-silent