Learn to find, install, manage, and use extensions from the Visual Studio Marketplace.
- [Narrator] Visual Studio Code supports…a rich ecosystem of extensions…and it makes the process of finding, installing,…and managing extensions very easy.…There are a couple of ways to find extensions for VS Code.…One way is to simply go to the extensions marketplace.…In the browser, enter the URL marketplace.visualstudio.com…and then select the Visual Studio Code tab.…From here, you can search for extensions…as well as see what's featured, popular, and trending.…You can also do this from within VS Code itself.…
So let's go back to the editor,…and now let's go to the extensions view.…And you can see here on my screen…that I have already installed a couple of extensions.…So your version might look a little different from mine.…If you look in the _css folder,…you'll notice that I have a file named, "test.sass."…If I open it,…you'll notice that there's no special formatting…or code syntax coloring for it.…So let's fix that with an extension.…So back in the extensions view,…I'm going to search for sass-related extensions.…
Joe Marini kicks off the course by taking you through the app's user interface, and showing how to work with its basic editing features. Next, Joe demonstrates how to customize VS Code by configuring preferences, setting your own keyboard shortcuts, and working with snippets. He also explains how to maximize your productivity by installing and managing extensions from the Visual Studio Marketplace. Plus, he discusses how VS Code works with folders and collections of files, helps you understand the IntelliSense feature, and dives into the app's advanced code editing features, such as automatic formatting.
- Installing Visual Studio Code
- The VS Code UI
- Understand how VS Code works with built-in Git integration
- Customizing VS Code
- Configuring preferences
- Setting keyboard shortcuts
- Using extensions
- Working with snippets
- Using VS Code to edit different parts of the same file
- Using multiple selections
- Understanding how VS Code works with JSON files