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How can I Quit vi Editor without Saving Changes?

To quit the vi editor without saving any changes you’ve made, perform the following command:

Type colon (:)
Type q! after colon and press enter

Any changes made are lost and quit from vi editor.

If you are currently in insert or append mode, press Esc.

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