Visual Studio Code vs. Monaco Editor

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Description

What is Visual Studio Code?

Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

What is Monaco Editor?

The Monaco Editor is the code editor that powers VS Code. It is licensed under the MIT License and supports IE 9/10/11, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Visual Studio Code?
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    Companies

    What companies use Visual Studio Code?
    687 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio Code
    What companies use Monaco Editor?
    2 companies on StackShare use Monaco Editor

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Visual Studio Code?
    11 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio Code
    What tools integrate with Monaco Editor?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Monaco Editor

    What are some alternatives to Visual Studio Code and Monaco Editor?

    • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
    • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
    • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century
    • Notepad++ - Free source code editor and Notepad replacement

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