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previoue file edit in vi editor

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i am using vi editor sins 8 years. i am edit more than 5 file in vi
i want to edit previous file in vi ?
i am know how to edit next file
how can i edit previous file Please told me command?
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Question by:hirve
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yuzh earned 200 total points
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use:
:e#
reopen previous file

Cheers!
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by:HamdyHassan
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to start again from the first one
:rew
then use
:n  

to reach the correct file
It's rewind, I like it because I hate to wtite filename or remember file numbers
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by:Alee
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:n for next file
:N for previous file (upper case N)
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by:UnixScott
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Press and hold down <ctrl><shift>, then hit the <6> key.  If you keep hitting the <6> key, this toggle between the current file and the previous file.
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