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Visual Studio Code is a lightweight but powerful source code editor which runs on your desktop and is available for Windows, macOS and Linux. It comes with built-in support for JavaScript, TypeScript and Node.js and has a rich ecosystem of extensions for other languages (such as C++, C#, Java, Python, PHP, Go) and runtimes (such as .NET and Unity).

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 3/31/2020, Website
    Visual Studio Code Documentation
  2. 12/6/2017, Video, 0:18:05
    In this demo Chris Dias and Amanda Silver demonstrate  how you can easily acquire developer tools, collaborate on Visual Studio Live Share to fix a bug, and work with new...

Visual Studio Code News

9/10/2020, Azure Podcast
Cale, Cynthia, Evan, Kendall, and Sujit chat with Michael Zoller from Barracuda Networks about software defined wide area network and how it was built on Azure.   Media...
Azure Cache for Redis is an in-memory data store that is used to power fast, scalable applications. Now in preview, you can access all the caches under your Azure subscriptions and view their...
9/4/2020, MS Dev Blogs
At the last Ignite, we announced the public preview of Visual Studio Codespaces and shared our vision for cloud-powered development environments that would enable developers to work from anywhere...
9/2/2020, Service Updates
You will be able to use Visual Studio Code to view, test, and debug your caches in one streamlined experience. This extension enhances ease of development by eliminating the need to manually...
7/31/2020, MS Dev Blogs
Semantic Highlighting in the PowerShell Preview extension for Visual Studio Code Hi everyone! I'm Justin and I am currently an intern on the PowerShell team. One of my projects was to add...
7/30/2020, MS Dev Blogs
Public Preview of Notebook Mode in the PowerShell Preview extension for Visual Studio Code In March, the Visual Studio Code team released a proposed API for providing Notebook-like...
7/29/2020,
About the 20.07 feature release The 20.07 feature release contains new features for application development and tenant certificate renewal, additional promotions of Beta features to long-term...
7/24/2020,
  #JulyOT This is part of the #JulyOT IoT Tech Community series, a collection of blog posts, hands-on-labs, and videos designed to demonstrate and teach developers how to build projects with...
7/24/2020, MS Dev Blogs
Authoring Digital Twins models is no small business and can rapidly get complicated and prone to errors. There now is a Visual Studio Code extension that will save you time, reduce typos and make...
7/23/2020, MS Dev Blogs
We are pleased to announce the release of our experimental extension in Visual Studio Code, Gather! Gather is a notebook cleaning tool that analyzes and determines the necessary code dependencies...
7/23/2020,
Monitor Air Pollution with a Raspberry Pi, a Particulate Matter sensor and IoT Central Background Born of necessity, this project tracks the air quality over Sydney during the height of the...
7/21/2020,
Improve health, wellbeing, and productivity by tracking your home workspace CO2 levels How to build a healthier working environment by monitoring CO2, temperature, and humidity levels with an...
7/16/2020, Service Updates
A new feature in Visual Studio Code that enables you to debug Azure Stream Analytics queries using job diagram is now available.
7/7/2020, Service Updates
Azure Stream Analytics tools for Visual Studio Code now supports Visual Studio Codespaces.
6/30/2020, MS Dev Blogs
We are excited to announce Pylance, our fast and feature-rich language support for Python! Pylance is available today in the Visual Studio Code marketplace. Pylance depends on our core Python...
6/18/2020, Hanselminutes
The Surface Pro X is thin, light, and is absolutely silent because it has no fans! It uses a power-sipping ARM processor rather than an Intel processor. Jeremy Sinclair schools Scott on...
6/1/2020, MS Dev Blogs
Welcome back to the May update of Java on Visual Studio Code. Your satisfaction continuously motivates us delivering the best product for you. Therefore, whatever it is a new feature or an...
5/19/2020, Service Updates
This new release enables you to perform Jupyter-like notebook operations and boosts collaborations with one-click conversion between IPYNB and PY files.
5/4/2020,
The Azure Sphere 20.04 update is now available in the Retail feed. The 20.04 release of Azure Sphere OS includes new features to support EAP-TLS networking and certificate management. A single...