Visual Studio Code 1.30 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:
- Multiline search improvements – Easily create multiline search patterns without using regex.
- Custom title bar on Linux – The custom title and menu bar is now the default on Linux.
- References view – Find All References view includes history of recent searches.
- Snippet comment variables – Snippet variables insert correct comment per language.
- JS/TS callback display – Now you can see the context of anonymous callbacks.
- JSDoc Markdown highlighting – Including syntax highlighting for Markdown code blocks in JSDoc.
- Simplified debug configuration – Better defaults and Quick Pick UI for initial launch configuration.
- Run tasks on folder open – Configure tasks to run when you first open a project folder.
- Choose extension version – Install earlier versions of Marketplace extensions.