Last Updated: February 25, 2016
· hsuh

Screen splitting on screen

In screen the terminal multiplexer.

  • To split vertically: ctrl a then |.
  • To split horizontally: ctrl a then S (uppercase one).
  • To unsplit: ctrl a then Q (uppercase one).
  • To switch from one to the other: ctrl a then tab

Note: After splitting, you need to go into the new region and start a new session via ctrl a then c before you can use that area.