Vimac Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is Vimium, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 19 alternatives to Vimac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Vimac alternatives are cVim (Free, Open Source), Vim Vixen (Free, Open Source), Surfingkeys (Free, Open Source) and hunt-n-peck (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Sep 17, 2020

    • The Hacker's Browser. Vimium provides keyboard shortcuts for navigation and control in the spirit of Vim.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
    • Vim bindings for Google Chrome.Why is this different than Vimium, ViChrome, or Vrome?

      Discontinued

      As of April 23, 2020, the last update to GitHub was January 29, 2019, over a year ago. The most similar alternative is Surfingkeys (https://github.com/brookhong/Surfingkeys) or a fork of cVim, vb4c (https://github.com/dcchambers/vb4c).

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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome


    • Vim Vixen is a Firefox add-on which allows you to navigate with the keyboard on the browser.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Firefox
    • Rich shortcuts to click links/switch tabs/scroll pages or capture full page, use Chrome like vim for productivity.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Chromium
    • Simple vimium/vimperator style navigation for Windows applications based on the UI Automation framework.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Vim is the Vim Inspired Electron Browser: Vim bindings for the web by design.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Vimperator is a Firefox browser extension with strong inspiration from the Vim text editor, with a mind towards faster and more efficient browsing.

      Discontinued

      Didn't make it a WebExtension

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Firefox
    • Shortcat is a keyboard tool for Mac OS X that lets you "click" buttons and control your apps with a few keystrokes. Think of it as Spotlight for the user interface.
      • Mac
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      It's the only other macOS app that allows mouse-less operation of the whole UI, and not just a web browser!
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    • Replace Firefox's default control mechanism with one modelled on the one true editor, Vim.
      Implementing Vimperator/Pentadactyl as a WebExtension.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
    • Blast Search (Beta) is a search utility that helps you improve your productivity on your computer by reducing the time you interact with it. Use your computer without a mouse by finding and simulating clicks on objects that appear on your screen.