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My VSCode Setup

andrejarrell profile image Andre Jarrell ・2 min read

Visual Studio in my opinion is the best code editor. It is available on Windows, Mac and Linux and is free to use. I will be going over my setup and what I like to use.

🎨 Theme

Winter is Coming

Winter is Coming

Winter is Coming is a theme easy for the eyes. Gives VSCode a polished look.

🔗 Winter is Coming Theme [Extension]

Material Icon

Material Icon

Material Icons provides icons for almost any file or folder you would ever use.

🔗 Material Icon Theme [Extension]

🔠 Font

Fira Code

Fira Code

Fira Code is an elegant font to use while programming because of it's ligatures. It will combine commonly used symbols into one.

🔗 Fira Code [Install Guide]

⚒ Tools

Discord Presence

Discord Presence

If you are like me, I like to show off what I'm working on. With Discord Presence you can do exactly that.

🔗 Discord Presence [Extension]

Rest Client

POST https://example.com/comments HTTP/1.1
content-type: application/json

{
    "name": "sample",
    "time": "Wed, 21 Oct 2015 18:27:50 GMT"
}
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Rest Client allows you to test APIs right in VSCode directly.

🔗 Rest Client [Extension]

✨ There are many Marketplace Extensions to pick from! Which ones are your favorite?

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Designer Anna

I just got to know about the "Discord presence" extension.
Thanks for sharing this.

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Andre Jarrell Author

😀 My pleasure!