Visual Studio Code 1.28.2 released
Visual Studio Code is a new type of tool that combines the simplicity of a code editor with what developers need for their core edit-build-debug cycle. Code provides comprehensive editing and debugging support, an extensibility model, and lightweight integration with existing tools.
VS Code is updated monthly with new features and bug fixes. You can download it for Windows, macOS, and Linux on VS Code’s website. To get the latest releases every day, you can install the Insiders version of VS Code. This builds from the master branch and is updated at least daily.
There are a number of significant updates in this version that we hope you will like, some of the key highlights include:
- Custom file icons – VS Code file icons reflect file type in your OS explorer.
- Project level snippets – Tune your snippet collection per workspace.
- Editor Tab completion – Use Tab to easily cycle through IntelliSense suggestions.
- Jump to last edit – New command to go to the location of your last edit.
- Save without formatting – Save a file without changing the existing formatting.
- Git improvements – Better delete conflict handling, new rebase on sync option.
- Rename via import path – Rename a JS/TS file through it’s import path.
- Convert to async refactoring – Quickly update a function to use async and await.
- Better Markdown folding – Collapse code blocks, multi-line lists, and embedded HTML.