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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.

Visual Studio Code is a tool in the Text Editor category of a tech stack.

Visual Studio Code is an open source tool with 76.4K Github Stars and 10.5K Github Forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Visual Studio Code's open source repository on Github

Visual Studio Code Reviews

Here are some stack decisions and reviews by companies and developers who chose Visual Studio Code in their tech stack.

Who Uses Visual Studio Code?

1068 companies use Visual Studio Code including Microsoft, Asana, and PedidosYa.

Visual Studio Code integrates with

GitHub, Azure Functions, WakaTime, .NET Core, and Visual Studio Live Share are some of the popular tools that integrate with Visual Studio Code. Here's a list of all 21 tools that integrate with Visual Studio Code.

Why people like Visual Studio Code

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Visual Studio Code.



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Visual Studio Code's Features

  • Combines UI of a modern editor with code assistance and navigation
  • Integrated debugging experience

Visual Studio Code's alternatives

  • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century
  • Visual Studio - State-of-the-art tools and services that you can use to create great apps for devices, the cloud, and everything in between.
  • WebStorm - The smartest JavaScript IDE
  • PyCharm - The Most Intelligent Python IDE
  • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.

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