Basic Visual Studio Code repo stats
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microsoft/vscode is an open source project licensed under MIT License which is an OSI approved license.

Visual Studio Code Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Visual Studio Code

  • GitHub repo vscodium

    binary releases of VS Code without MS branding/telemetry/licensing

  • GitHub repo Atom

    :atom: The hackable text editor

  • GitHub repo go-unsplash

    Go Client for the Unsplash API

  • GitHub repo raspberrypi-sys-mods

    A collection of Raspberry Pi-sourced system configuration files and associated scripts

  • GitHub repo sublime_text

    Issue tracker for Sublime Text

  • GitHub repo ohmyzsh

    🙃 A delightful community-driven (with 1800+ contributors) framework for managing your zsh configuration. Includes nearly 300 optional plugins (rails, git, OSX, hub, docker, homebrew, node, php, python, etc), over 140 themes to spice up your morning, and an auto-update tool so that makes it easy to keep up with the latest updates from the community.

  • GitHub repo CPython

    The Python programming language

  • GitHub repo ShareX

    ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.

  • GitHub repo VideoLAN Client (VLC)

    VLC media player - All pull requests are ignored, please follow

  • GitHub repo git

    A fork of Git containing Windows-specific patches. (by git-for-windows)

  • GitHub repo React

    A declarative, efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces.

  • GitHub repo node

    Node.js JavaScript runtime :sparkles::turtle::rocket::sparkles:

  • GitHub repo Brackets

    An open source code editor for the web, written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

  • GitHub repo obs-studio

    OBS Studio - Free and open source software for live streaming and screen recording

  • GitHub repo notepad-plus-plus

    Notepad++ official repository

  • GitHub repo upm

    🌀 Universal Package Manager - Python, Node.js, Ruby, Emacs Lisp.

  • GitHub repo Vue.js

    🖖 Vue.js is a progressive, incrementally-adoptable JavaScript framework for building UI on the web.

  • GitHub repo Kodi Home Theater Software

    Kodi is an award-winning free and open source home theater/media center software and entertainment hub for digital media. With its beautiful interface and powerful skinning engine, it's available for Android, BSD, Linux, macOS, iOS and Windows.

  • GitHub repo desktop

    Simple collaboration from your desktop

  • GitHub repo Chocolatey

    Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better Visual Studio Code alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where Visual Studio Code has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-05-10.
  • #CloudGuruChallenge – Cloud Resume on AWS | 2021-05-10
    I used VSCode for my IDE and I'm loving it more and more each time I use it. Check it out! It's free!
  • How do I exit the Vim editor? | 2021-05-10
    It hasn’t become bloated and neither added flashy GUI (but you can use it inside IDEs like Visual Studio Code, Jetbrains). That is what makes vim so unique among editors.
  • Everything you need to know about blogging on! | 2021-05-09
    Once you've got the hang of markdown, the next thing is to write the draft for your blog. Although you can use the built-in editor that DEV provides, most people prefer to write their blogs on Google Docs or VS Code. You can also use dedicated note-taking apps like Notion which supports markdown as well.
  • How to add a mod to mac
    PS²: If MacOS's default notepad app doesn't allow for creating .js files, you can use Visual Studio Code or Atom.
  • A Verbose Log Snippet for Easier Debugging | 2021-05-08
    Shoutout to Neophius and alexdima for showing me the escape characters)
  • VSCode vs VSCodium? | 2021-05-08
    the installation files that Microsoft has created contain proprietary telemetry/tracking.
  • Marlin 2.0.x guide - SKR Mini E3 v1.2 - Ender 3
    Install VSCode (img.) and Git GUI (img.)
  • 📝 CometChat tutorial: Marketplace Site With React and Real-time Chat (Amazon Clone) | 2021-05-07
    Any text editor (I recommend Visual Studio Code)
  • What's next?
    Most web developers use VS Code. Highly customizable and tons of extensions so I'd recommend taking some time and configuring it to your liking to get the most out of it!
  • the "run" button always shows me the options of whether i want to run code or run file in terminal. how can i get rid of the options? | 2021-05-06
    I've already answered this question in this older post. Worth noting is that it seems like the community feedback will be implemented the next version (1.57), according to the discussion in microsoft/vscode#117722.
  • How to fix zsh icons in Visual Studio Code terminal? | 2021-05-06
    Zsh is a popular UNIX shell used by many Linux and macOS users around the globe. It's even more powerful when you use it with a configuration framework like Oh my zsh and a fantastic template like Powerline10k. So, we set up our new shiny shell, everything works great in our terminal. Time to write some code. We run Visual Studio Code, open a built-in terminal and... something is not right. What happened to our beautiful template? Where are our sexy icons?
  • Visual Studio Code April 2021
    Has it been reported as a bug?
    Also no proper column mode editing support:
  • Visual Studio Code April 2021 released with Electron 12, bringing Wayland support | 2021-05-06
  • Middle Ground Between a Word Processor and a Text Editor | 2021-05-05
    Have you tried VS Code? It's like Notepad++ 3.0 with plugins that have functionality similar to what you want. It's all the rage these days among web developers but it does so much more. It also has some sweet shortcuts for rapidly editing multiple lines of code and whatnot. Definitely check it out, I'm in love.