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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

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...
4/21/2020, MS Dev Blogs
We are pleased to announce that the April 2020 release of the Python Extension for Visual Studio Code is now available. You can download the Python extension from the Marketplace, or install it...
4/13/2020, Service Updates
A new version of the API Management Visual Studio Code extension is now available.
A new preview update of Blazor WebAssembly is now available! Here's what's new in this release: Debugging in Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code Auto-rebuild in Visual
3/24/2020, Azure Podcast
The team gets together to share personal thoughts and experiences on working at home for extended periods of time and how Azure and other cloud vendors are helping the cause during this difficult...
We are pleased to announce that the March 2020 release of the Python Extension for Visual Studio Code is now available. You can download the Python extension from the
Organizations and teams that adopt DevOps methodologies are consistently seeing improvements in their ability to deliver high-quality code, with faster release cycles, and ultimately achieve...
Creating event sourcing solutions with Azure Cosmos DB is easy with Azure Functions Triggers, where you can leverage the Change Feed Processor‘s powerful scaling and reliable event detection...
Visual Studio Code (VS Code) is a lightweight code editor that works great for developing applications for any programming language. It is fast, it updates regularly and it is completely free!...