VS Code extensions
Below is a list of extensions I use.


  • ​Vim - Vim emulation.
  • ​Prettier - Format your JavaScript / TypeScript / CSS using Prettier.
  • ​Prisma - Adds syntax highlighting, formatting, auto-completion, jump-to-definition and linting for .prisma files.
  • ​Live Share - Real-time collaborative development from the comfort of your favorite tools.
  • ​Error Lens - Improve highlighting of errors, warnings and other language diagnostics. (Code)
  • ​GitHub Copilot - Your AI pair programmer.
  • ​tldraw - Extends VS Code with support for tldraw files. (Code)


  • ​Go - Rich language support for the Go language. (Code)


  • ​Version Lens - Shows the latest version for each package using code lens.
  • ​GraphQL - Tightly integrate with the GraphQL Ecosystem. (Code)


  • ​Python - Rich support for the Python language.
  • ​Pylance - Performant, feature-rich language server for Python. (Code)
  • ​Jupyter - Jupyter notebook support.


  • ​GitLens - Visualize code authorship at a glance via Git blame annotations and code lens.





  • ​Nix IDE - Nix language support with formatting and error report. (Code)


Interesting (not using)


  • ​ModalEdit - Configurable Modal Editing in VS Code.
  • ​Macros - Add a simple JavaScript macro features to your VSCode. (Code)
  • ​Simple REST Client - Easy to examine your API’s responses directly within Visual Studio Code. Send requests to verify your API.
  • ​Postcode - API client to test and create HTTP/s requests. (Code)
  • ​Test Explorer UI - Run your tests in the Sidebar. (Code)
  • ​Anycode - Tree-sitter-based language extension.
  • ​Remote Repositories - Remotely browse and edit a GitHub repository. (Article)
  • ​Captain Stack - Code suggestion for VSCode. Similar to Github Copilot.
  • ​Code Snippet Generator - Provides a similar user experience to Github CoPilot with the addition that you can select your preferred Code Generation Model.
  • ​Dance - Kakoune-inspired key bindings for VSCode. (Code)
  • ​Thinking in Data - VS Code extension pack to help users visualize, understand, and interact with data. (Code)
  • ​Live Frame - Run your web app inside VS Code. (Code)
  • ​Excalidraw integration - Create and edit excalidraw compatible files in vscode directly. (Code)
  • ​CodeSwing - Interactive coding environment for building web applications (aka swings). (Code)
  • ​Tabnine - Autocomplete AI. (Code)
  • ​Adobe XD - Design systems in VS Code.
  • ​Docs View - Display documentation in the sidebar or panel. (Code)
  • ​MetaGo - Provides fast cursor movement/selection for keyboard focused users in vscode.
  • ​Code Runner - Run code snippet or code file for multiple languages.
  • ​Remote Development - Allows you to open any folder in a container, on a remote machine.
  • ​File Utils - Convenient way of creating, duplicating, moving, renaming and deleting files and directories.
  • ​HexEditor - Allows Hex Editing inside VS Code. (Code)
  • ​Terminal Command Keys - Assign a terminal command to a keybinding. (Code)
  • ​Code Tour - Allows you to record and playback guided tours of codebases, directly within the editor. (Code)
  • ​CMake Tools - Extended CMake support. (Code)
  • ​VSCode Essentials - Turn VSCode into a supercharged IDE. (Code)
  • ​Duplicate action - Ability to duplicate files in VS Code. (Code)
  • ​WakaTime - Automatic time tracking and metrics generated from your programming activity.
  • ​Customize UI - Advanced VSCode user interface customizations. (Code)
  • ​Task Manager - Manages tasks in Visual Studio Code in a custom activity view.
  • ​CodeSandbox - Bring CodeSandbox into your favorite editor.
  • ​Rewrap - Re-wraps comments and other text to a given line length.
  • ​GistPad - Browse, edit and fork GitHub Gists, directly within Visual Studio Code.
  • ​Better Comments - Improve your code commenting by annotating with alert, informational, TODOs, and more.
  • ​Control Snippets - Disable or enable VS Code's built-in snippets and manually installed snippets from extensions.
  • ​Syncing - Synchronize all of your VSCode settings across multiple devices.
  • ​Dash - Dash documentation integration.
  • ​Phi - Design components for web in VSCode. Generate code.
  • ​RelativePath - Get relative URL paths from files in the current workspace.
  • ​Debug Visualizer - Visualizes values while debugging. (Code) (Article)
  • ​Path Intellisense - Autocomplete filenames.
  • ​REST Client - Allows you to send HTTP request and view the response in VS Code directly.
  • ​Browser Preview - Real browser preview inside your editor that you can debug.
  • ​Bump - Bump your project's version and update the changelog. Opinionated but configurable.
  • ​Polacode - Polaroid for your code.
  • ​Advanced New File - Create new files quickly.
  • ​Calculate - Evaluate math expressions.
  • ​Material Icon Theme - Material Design Icons.
  • ​Code Outline - Display code outline tree in the explorer pane.
  • ​Empty indent - Remove indent of empty lines on save.
  • ​Endwise - Wisely add "end" in Ruby.
  • ​NPM scripts - Run npm-scripts and validate package.json files.
  • ​Shell - Execute shell commands from VS Code.
  • ​SVG Viewer​
  • ​FTP Simple - Simple FTP/SFTP.
  • ​Regex Previewer - Shows the current regular expression's matches in a side-by-side document.
  • ​Import cost - Displays the import size of the package you are importing inside the code editor.
  • ​Indent Rainbow - Makes indentation easier to read.
  • ​Change case - Quickly change the case (camelCase, CONSTANT_CASE, snake_case, etc) of the current selection or current word.
  • ​Terminal tabs - Adds tabs for each terminal process to the status bar.
  • ​File Icons - File specific icons for improved visual grepping.
  • ​TODO Highlight - Highlight TODO, FIXME and other annotations within your code.
  • ​EditorConfig - EditorConfig Support.
  • ​Sort Lines - Sorts lines of text.
  • ​map-replace.js - Replace multi-selection text with custom JavaScript function.
  • ​Unique Lines - Keep unique lines of text and remove duplicates from current selection.
  • ​gitignore - Language support for .gitignore files.
  • ​vscode-cli - Execute vscode command from vscode command prompt.
  • ​Graphviz Preview - Preview Graphviz (DOT) files.
  • ​Twitch Highlighter - Twitch Line Highlighter.
  • ​Clever VS Code - Add many productivity useful commands to vscode.
  • ​Apollo GraphQL - Rich editor support for GraphQL client and server development that seamlessly integrates with the Apollo platform.
  • ​Bookmarks - Mark lines in the editor and easily jump to them. (Code)
  • ​TODO+ - Manage todo lists with ease. Powerful, easy to use and customizable.
  • ​Snipsnap - Ultimate snippets collection for VS Code.
  • ​VSpaceCode - Spacemacs' like keybindings. (Code)
  • ​YAML - YAML Language Support, with built-in Kubernetes syntax support. (Code)
  • ​Wardley Maps - Display and edit Wardley Maps. (Code) (Tweet)
  • ​Stripe (Web) (Tweet) (Code)
  • ​Grammarly - Grammar checking. (Code)
  • ​Footsteps - Keep your place when jumping between a different parts of your code. (Code)
  • ​RayThis - Generate pretty code snippets right out of VSCode. (Code)
  • ​Checkov - Static code analysis tool for infrastrucutre-as-code. (Code)
  • ​Browse Lite - Embedded browser in VS Code. (Code)
  • ​i18n Ally - All in one i18n extension for VSCode. (Code)
  • ​Database Client - Supports databases MySQL/MariaDB, Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, SQLite, MongoDB, Redis, and ElasticSearch.
  • ​VSCode MLIR - Provides MLIR language IDE features for VS code.
  • ​Edge Developer Tools - VSCode extension that allows you to use browser devtools from within the editor.
  • ​Terrascan Rego Editor - Develop custom policies for Terrascan. (Code)
  • ​dprint - Format code with dprint.
  • ​Dendron - Hierarchal note taking tool that grows as you do.
  • ​CodeStream - Developer collaboration.
  • ​Liquid - Liquid language support for VS Code. (Code)
  • ​Awesome Emacs Keymap - VSCode emacs keybinding with multi cursor support. (Code)



  • ​SVGR - SVG to React - Converting SVG's to an optimized JSX file, works for both ReactJS & React Native.


  • ​GraphQuill - Performs GraphQL API endpoint testing within the VS Code environment.


  • ​Parinfer - Simplify the way you write Lisp.




  • ​ESLint - Integrates ESLint into VS Code.
  • ​React Native - Debugging and integrated commands for React Native. (Code)
  • ​ast-query - Search and highlight JavaScript and TypeScript via Abstract Syntax Tree queries. (Code)
  • ​Deoptigate - Visualize deoptimizations in your JavaScript and TypeScript code running in V8 (i.e. NodeJS, Chrome, etc.).
  • ​Search node_modules - Quickly search the node_modules folder.
  • ​TSLint - Supports TSLint.
  • ​Debugger for Chrome - Debug your JavaScript code running in Google Chrome from VS Code.
  • ​Yarn - Manage yarn commands.
  • ​Quokka - Live Scratchpad for JavaScript.
  • ​NPM Intellisense - Autocomplete npm modules in import statements.
  • ​js-debug - Upcoming VS Code JavaScript debugger.
  • ​VS Code Folder Source Actions - Adds a context menu that allows you to apply VS Code's organize imports code action to all files in a folder.
  • ​Flow - Flow support.
  • ​Abracadabra - Automated refactorings for VS Code (JS & TS). (Code)
  • ​Vite - VS Code for Vite. (Code)
  • ​Typehole - Automatically generate TypeScript types and interfaces for all serializable runtime values. (Code)


  • ​VS Code SQL Notebook - Open SQL files in the VS Code Notebook interface. Execute query blocks and view output interactively.


  • ​Glean - Extension provides refactoring tools for your React codebase.
  • ​Sapling - React Component Hierarchy Visualizer. (Web) (Code)




  • ​R - Support for R language(run,snippet, lint,R documentation,R Markdown).







  • ​Calva - Integrated REPL, linting, inline eval and more for VSCode. Powered by Cider & nRepl.


  • ​Ruby - Provides Ruby language and debugging support.


  • ​Rust Analyzer - Experimental Rust compiler front-end for IDEs.
  • ​Rust - Adds language support for Rust.
  • ​Crates - Helps Rust developers managing dependencies with Cargo.toml. Only works with dependencies from crates.io.
  • ​CodeLLDB - Native debugger based on LLDB.
  • ​Flowistry - VSCode extension that helps you understand Rust programs with program analysis. (Code)



  • ​Elm - Improving your Elm experience since 2019.


  • ​ElixirLS - Elixir support and debugger.



  • ​Deno - Adds Deno support for VS Code using the TypeScript Deno language service plugin.



  • ​Bash IDE - Language server for Bash.


  • ​Deno - Adds Deno support for VS Code using the TypeScript Deno language service plugin.


  • ​TexLab - Provides rich editing support for the LaTeX typesetting system powered by the TexLab language server. (Code)
  • ​LaTeX Workshop - Provide all-in-one features and utilities for LaTeX typesetting.
  • ​mdmath - LaTeX Math for Markdown inside of Visual Studio Code.






  • ​SQLite - VSCode extension to explore and query SQLite databases.



  • ​Nim - Provides support for the Nim language.



  • ​Erlang - Uses Erlang LSP.


  • ​AppleScript - Language syntax, snippets and build system for AppleScript and JavaScript for Automation.


  • ​Magic Racket - Top notch syntax highlighting for Racket.


  • ​CPP tools - C/C++ IntelliSense, debugging, and code browsing.



  • ​Kubernetes - Develop, deploy and debug Kubernetes applications.
  • ​Docker - Easily build and deploy containerized applications from VS Code.

Protocol buffers






  • ​VSinder - Dating app for programmers where you swipe on code. (Tweet) (API)



  • In Go plugin ife snippet will create an error catching block.


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