Smart, fast, customizable
Code with extensions
Whether you're a beginner or an expert, we've got you covered. Choose from hundreds of extensions to power up your VS Code experience.Learn more about extensions
Adds rich language support for Python
AI pair programmer trained on billions of lines of code
Adds rich language support for C/C++
Language support for Jupyter Notebooks
Superchage your Git experience
A code formatter for consistent styling
Fully configured dev environments in the cloud
GitHub Pull Requests
Collaborate on issues and pull requests
Open folders in a container on a remote machine
Choose from hundreds of extensions to customize your VS Code experience for any language you're working in.View language extensions
Tools & services
Integrate your favorite tools and services seamlessly into your coding workflow with our extensions. From debugging, deployment to data analysis.View debugger extensions
Our extensions are community-powered, which means you get the best tools and ideas from developers just like you.Learn about the extension community
Code smarter, with an
AI pair programmer
Write code faster and smarter with GitHub Copilot, your AI pair programmer. The combination of a Chat assistant, in-editor Chat, and inline completions let you leverage the power of Copilot no matter what you’re working on.Try GitHub Copilot free for 30 days
Copilot presents suggestions automatically to help you code more efficiently.Learn about Inline Suggestions
Copilot enables an interactive Chat experience that understands the context of your code, workspace, extensions, settings, and more.Learn about Chat
GitHub Copilot X is our vision for the future of AI-powered software development, integrated into every part of your workflow.Learn about Copilot X
Code wherever you're most productive, whether you're connected to the cloud, a remote repository, or in the browser with VS Code for the Web (vscode.dev).Learn about Remote Development
Built-in Source Control
VS Code has integrated source control management (SCM) and includes Git support out-of-the-box. Many other source control providers are available through extensions.Learn about Git in VS Code
Codespaces provides cloud-powered development environments for any activity - whether it's a long-term project, or a short-term task like reviewing a pull request.Learn about Codespaces
VS Code for the Web (aka vscode.dev) provides a free, zero-install Microsoft Visual Studio Code experience running entirely in your browser.Learn about vscode.dev
Code fully customized
Customize your VS Code UI and layout so that it fits your coding style.Learn how to customize your editor
Color themes let you modify the colors in VS Code's user interface to suit your preferences and work environment.Learn about themes
You can share your user settings across your VS Code instances with the Settings Sync feature.Learn about Settings Sync
VS Code Profiles let you create sets of customizations and quickly switch between them or share them with others.Learn about profiles
Code with rich features
There's a lot more to an editor. Whether it's using built-in features or rich extensions, there's something for everyone.
Use your favorite local terminal whether it's zsh, pwsh, or git bash, all inside the editor.
Run and debug your code without leaving your editor.
Built-in support for git and many other source control providers.
Run tools and analyze their results from within VS Code.
Never lose your local changes with automatically tracked local history.
Your theme is an extension of your personality. Add some flair to your editor and add your touch.
Browse through code files safely and choose which folders you want to trust.
We optimize the experience for screen readers, high contrast themes, and keyboard-only navigation.
Whether you are on your phone, tablet, or desktop, you can access your code from anywhere.