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My numpad works in iterm2 (bash), but it inserts characters instead of numbers in insert mode for vim.

How can I get vim to recognise the correct escape codes.

I have tried editing the escape codes as suggested here without any luck: http://code.google.com/p/iterm2/issues/detail?id=702

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Looks like the answer is to go into Preferences->Profiles->Keys and load preset of: xterm with numeric keypad.

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For me the solution was disabling VT100 Application Keypad-Mode in Preferences > Profiles > Advanced.

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but it removes some colors in my vim.

if you just need it some times, just type:

:set term=ansi

in VIM

Best regards

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