Whenever I Launch MacVim it takes up the whole screen. I don't want this. Is there any way to prevent it from happening?
I run OS X 10.8.
Are you setting the (MacVim-specific)
You can use the following command (in a fresh MacVim window, before taking it out of fullscreen mode) to find out whether and where it is being set automatically:
If it says
In my case it was good enough to comment out the fullscreen part of the extended.vim config file found under ~/.vim_runtime/vimrcs/extended.vim.
Look for the
Side note, I've also turned off the native fullscreen support for MacVim since I dislike it. You can do that via:
in a Terminal.