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My 12 Favorite VSCode Extensions

Katherine Peterson on February 14, 2021

One of the reasons VSCode is such an awesome code editor is the huge library of extensions created by the community that increase developer product...
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Daniel Mayovsky

Vim plugin is a necessity for me

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soconn

I'm a vim guy through and through, but that plugin only lasted a few minutes with me

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Afthab Anees

Why Tho ??

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soconn

The workflow just didn't feel right with working in an IDE.

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Nick Taylor (he/him)

Congrats on your first post!

You did it!

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Nald Dev

There have been lots of articles about vs code extensions, but from this article I just know about snippet-creator and htmltagwrap. Great extensions, extensions that make my life easier : D, thanks

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Tabnine

Great article. You're missing something for productivity, though :) have you heard of Tabnine AI code completions? It uses GPT-2 based models to predict the exact code the developer has intended to type and saves thousands of keystrokes. Works miraculously with VS Code!

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Matthieu Vion

Super hyped by the ´console.log´ extension ! I need to test that :)

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Mark Escolano • Edited

Yeah me too. It has a windows keys shortcut instruction. For MAC users should work with ctrl+option+L.

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Neat Coder

Nice and Useful list of Extensions!
Thanks..

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michelledev

Thanks Katherine -- U ROCK!

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Abraham Anuoluwapo

This is beautiful, but you should checkout webpack aliases, you won't need No 3

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Katherine Peterson Author

Very cool, I didn’t know about that.

I don’t use webpack in all my projects though so it might still be useful to have both?

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Abraham Anuoluwapo

Yeah, both is good.

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Rachel Bourne

Thanks, this list is really helpful

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Amar

nice :)

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Andrew Baisden

Good list of extensions here.

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Hendra Setiyawan

Ok Thank for information 777

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Vice Cônsul da URSAL 🇪🇪

Random Everything is wonderful! Thank u :)

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William Park

These are great — thank you :)

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Barry

Some great ones in here!

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Sarthak Sharma

I always thought VSCode listicles has nothing new to offer. I guess I was wrong. Great Post Katherine. 💯🚀

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Arvind Padmanabhan

Awesome. No. 6 is going to be useful for Devopedia (devopedia.org/) authors. All our content is written in Markdown and equations in MathJax. Thanks.

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Paul Facklam

Good article and very useful extensions. Thanks for sharing!

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fjsebastiam

Snipper creator looks fantastic, i'ts very helpfull

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Adam Parkin

I used to also love Polacode, but it appears to now be broken, and hasn't been updated in almost 2 years. Related issue: github.com/octref/polacode/issues/157

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Balduino Fernando

I use SnapCode Instead... You should try it man.

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Adam Parkin

Hmm, gave it a try, but pasting into the window I don't see my code?

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Nick Vasa

Turbo clo’s gonna save tons of my time from now🤩 Thanks

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Lucas Alves

Good! :)

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Barış Selayet

Random Everything look good. Thanks.

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MirAli Mobasheri

Great suggestions! Thanks.

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Dendi Handian

is Rainbow Brackets better than Bracket Pair Colorizer 2?

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Katherine Peterson Author

No, I think they are about the same :)

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qq449245884

Dear Katherine Peterson,may I translate your article into Chinese?I would like to share it with more developers in China. I will give the original author and original source.

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samir7768

Really awesome & useful.Auto rename is inbuilt on vscode.Will use these.<3

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Katherine Peterson Author

Thank you! I heard that the built in auto rename tag doesn’t work in jsx/tsx files, but I haven’t tested it

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