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I use vim.gtk3 . to navigate current directory in Netrw Directory Listing view.

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I know I can press x to act like xdg-open. I also know I can press - to navigate to parent directory.

But if I press Enter on mp4 binary file, it will show in binary view: enter image description here

Or if I press Enter on a C text file, it will show in normal code view: enter image description here

At this point (binaries or code view), how to use shortcut key and get back to previous Netrw Directory Listing page? I pressed - and it doesn't work. I have to type :q to quit the entire vim.gtk3.

Is it possible go back directory listing page from text view after pressed Enter in Netrw Directory Listing?

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According to the vim wiki you should be able to do it with Ctrl+^ however it doesn't work on my system, it will only alternate between files. You can pull up a fresh explorer via :Explore or :e .

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