I'm using windows 7.
Unix I can open a file in vi with by using:
In windows I want to navigate to the folder and type what I have above.
What is the best way to go about this?
On my system it works, the syntax is the same:
Make sure vim is in your path. Make sure you select the console and GUI versions when installing (I think this is the default now).
During Vim (for Win32) install, you have the option to install batch files for launching vim from the command-line.