Debugging in VS Code

Debugging is a core feature of VS Code. In this tutorial, we will show you how to configure and use the debugging basics. We will walk you through debugging a Node.js application.


  • Configure debugging by creating a launch.json file.
  • Set break points.
  • Inspect your program's state and variables.
  • Step through your source code.
  • Use the Debug View and Console to inspect variables and call stack information as well as set breakpoints.

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