# What is the Vim Latex-Suite shortcut for inline math parenthesis?

Vim Latex-Suite has shortcuts for typing \left( and \right) just by typing ((. What is the shortcut for typing $$ and $$?

• I too was wondering this. For the old inline math style, typing  will put the cursor back between the dollar signs (in insert mode). That style of inline is clearly less desirable however... – Hemmer Apr 8 '14 at 15:32

You can put these lines in your ~/.vim/ftplugin/tex.vim. (I put mine in ~/.vim/bundle/vim-latex/ftplugin/tex_latexSuite.vim instead, because I used neobundle to install the plugin).
:call IMAP('FD', '$<++>$<++>', 'tex')
:call IMAP('DF', '$$<++>$$<++>', 'tex')

So now each time I type in Insert Mode FD I get a display mode and DF an inline mode. Then I enter my expression and I type the typical shortcut Ctrl+J to continue typing my text.