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The ultimate collection of vscode extensions for flutter.

Flutter has been gained big popularity in the last few years, and today I'm going to show you the must-have Vscode Extensions to work comfortably with it and to multiply your productivity, so without any further words let go into it!

1-Flutter :
This VS Code extension adds support for effectively editing, refactoring, running, and reloading Flutter mobile apps, as well as support for the Dart programming language.

2-Dart :
Dart Code extends VS Code with support for the Dart programming language and provides tools for effectively editing, refactoring, running, and reloading Flutter mobile apps, and AngularDart web apps.

3-Better Comments:
Better Comments
The Better Comments extension will help you create more human-friendly comments in your code.
With this extension, you will be able to categorize your annotations into:

  • Alerts
  • Queries
  • TODOs
  • Highlights

Commented out code can also be styled to make it clear the code shouldn't be there
Any other comment styles you'd like can be specified in the settings.

4-Bracket Pair Colorizer 2:
This extension allows matching brackets to be identified with colors. The user can define which tokens to match, and which colors to use

5-Dart Data Class Generator:
Create dart data classes easily, fast, and without writing boilerplate or running code generation.

6- Gradle Language Support:
An extension to provide Gradle language support for Visual Studio Code, including advanced functionalities like Syntax Highlighting, Keyword Auto-completion Proposals, and Duplication Validation.

7-Material Icon Theme: an extension to get the Material Design icons into your VS Code.

8-Pubspec Assist:
Pubspec Assist is a Visual Studio Code extension that allows you to easily add dependencies to your Dart and Flutter project's pubspec.yaml, all without leaving your editor.

9-Awesome Flutter Snippets:
Awesome Flutter Snippets is a collection of commonly used Flutter classes and methods. It increases your speed of development by eliminating most of the boilerplate code associated with creating a widget

10- Error Lens:
ErrorLens turbo-charges language diagnostic features by making diagnostics stand out more prominently, highlighting the entire line wherever a diagnostic is generated by the language and also prints the message inline.

Did I miss any extensions? Let me know in the comments.
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Top comments (10)

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Mehmet Yatkı • Edited

Thanks for the list :) Since Bracket Pair Colorizer 2 is in the list I might share mine as well :P Since it makes coding any programming language easier :D So here it is :) I've just released a new version.

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🔥A simple yet powerful extension to add wrapper templates around your code blocks


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A simple yet powerful extension to add wrapper snippets around your code blocks


  • Now works on VSCode for Web 🚀New!
  • Supports language identifiers
  • Supports multi selections
  • Fully customizable
  • Custom wrapper snippets
  • You can assign shortcuts for each wrapper snippets separately
  • Nicely formatted (Preserves indentations)
  • Sorts recently used snippets on top

Demo 1: Choosing a wrapper snippet from quick pick menu

Demo 1

Demo 2: Wrapping multi selections

Demo 2

How To Use

After selecting the code block, you can

  • right click on selected code
  • OR press (ctrl+shift+T) or (cmd+shift+T)

to get list of commands and pick one of them.


Each wrapper has a separate command so you can define keybindings for your favorite wrappers by searching surround.with.commandName in the 'Keyboard Shortcuts' section.

List of commands

Command Snippet

surround.with (ctrl+shift+T)
List of all the enabled commands below
surround.with.if if ($condition) { ... }
surround.with.ifElse if ($condition) { ... } else {

Cheers, 🚀🖖

yassine_dev profile image

A star on Github added!

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Mehmet Yatkı

Thank you very much :)) Cheers,

yassine_dev profile image

Thanks for Sharing! I would be glad to use it for sure.

c4s4r profile image

Many of the classic ones I already know, but a nice and compact overview for Flutter beginners! 👍
But even I have found a new gem, Error Lens, which I hadn't heard of before and will enhance my workflow from now on. Thanks! 😊

yassine_dev profile image

you're welcome!

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Pablo Discobar

wow, that's awesome! I really like it! if you are interested in this topic, then check this article -

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Ryan The Ghost

Meh, Flutter is for noobs. Just develop the app using swift....

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John Langley

Anyone know if you can create a vscode extension in Dart / with Flutter?

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nilesh chavan

Kindly check the below extenstion,