Visual Studio Code Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Visual Studio Code

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Reviews and mentions

Posts with mentions or reviews of Visual Studio Code. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-20.
  • Just another normal situation in a programmer's life
    Reminds me of, a VScode bug wrongly marked as duplicate (to another 2 years old bug) and closed forever.
  • Where to Learn JavaScript from?
    VS Code - the most popular IDE for JavaScript
  • Tutorial: How to change skin & beard colors and models of your character | 2021-09-19
    - Download  VSCode, it is free, easy to use, has a lot of features, highlights codes beautifully, and is very lightweight.
  • Low system requirement IDE | 2021-09-19
    VS Code is much lighter, and plays nicely with C#
  • Beginner with Java
    In my own experience intellij IDEA is a great IDE but i think that it might be a little bit too heavy, if you're on a lower end machine i would suggest Apache NetBeans or the solution i am using right now is, Visual Studio Code with the Java extension with OpenJDK for smaller projects (For learning it should do)
  • Free Cross-Platform IDE (MacOS, Windows, possibly iPadOS) that i can use for Python, Web Design and maybe App Design?
  • How to build a Web App in 11 minutes and fall in love with SvelteKit | 2021-09-18
    It's also nice to have a code editor with Svelte extension (e.g. VSCode with svelte-vscode extension).
  • Adding the log component to an Angular application | 2021-09-18
    IDE (e.g. Visual Studio Code)
  • Good sign for WYSIWYG
    I don't see obsidian being modified to support multiple vaults in a single instance any time soon. If you really do need to be able to operate on all your vaults from a single process, use any competent text editor with good markdown support. vscode has very robust markdown (and mermaid and latex...etc) support. In the tree above, you would just open the Vaults/ folder in vscode and can then arbitrarily create files/folders in any of the vaults.
  • Windows 11: Just say no | 2021-09-16
    Here how WebGL is used for the terminal in VSCode,

    Or how Rust is used for search via ripgrep. | 2021-09-16
    To be fair it was partially related to a bug in Chromium, and was fixed in 2017

  • How do I use .rpy files in Monika After Story? | 2021-09-16
    The github has some advice and guidelines for contributing. As for editing rpy files, technically any text editor will work (even just notepad) but a code editor will make it easier. I like visual studio code.
  • Todos: The Hard Parts | 2021-09-15
    But still, frontend development is pretty damn hard! And that makes sense. Web applications can have interfaces as complex as IDEs and data exchange layers as complex as distributed databases.
  • vscode integrated terminal wont aloow me to write anything after running npm start , | 2021-09-14
  • Convert your Excel file to a Javascript object (Using React) - without storing the static file in your database! | 2021-09-14
    We will be using Visual Studio Code for this demo and my workspace looks like this


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