non indented cursor

See above picture. My cursor is on line 23 at the start of the line in normal mode. What is a quick command to begin inserting at the correct indentation level?

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'cc' will replace the contents of the current line and enter insert mode at the correct indentation


O and o will "open" a line above or below the current line, and at the correct indentation level.

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