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I use Django a lot and I just want to open all .html files with the htmldjango syntax rather than html syntax. Is there a way for me to tell vim to open all html files with a htmldjango syntax?

Because at the moment, everytime I open an html file, I have to always click on

Syntax

and set it to

HTML -> Django HTML Template
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To tell VIM to use this style evertytime it loads and HTML file put this into your VIMRC:

au BufNewFile,BufRead *.html set filetype=htmldjango

You can quickly edit your VIMRC file by executing :edit $MYVIMRC.

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  • That menu is the default list of all installed Vim syntax files, and syntax/htmldjango.vim also ships with Vim (version 7.3+) Jan 11 '14 at 22:31
  • @IngoKarkat AH! I didn't find it because i was looking for a file starting with django! Whoops. Glad my answer was still helpful.
    – verdammelt
    Jan 11 '14 at 22:32

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