Visual Studio Code is an open source code editor with support for IntelliSense† debugging† git and code snippets† Downloads are available for Windows, Linux, and macOS. Support for common scripting and programming languages is present and it can also be done via extensions to be expanded. Microsoft has released version 1.66.0 and detailed information about that release is on this page to find; this is the announcement:
March 2022 (version 1.66)
Welcome to the March 2022 release of Visual Studio Code. There are many updates in this version that we hope you will like, some of the key highlights include:
- Local history – Keep track of local file changes independent of source control.
- Settings editor language filter – Displays available language-specific settings.
- Terminal find improvements – Matches are highlighted in the terminal panel and scroll bar.
- Built-in CSS/LESS/SCSS formatters – Code formatting for CSS, LESS, and SCSS.
- VS Code for the Web – Drag and drop files and folders into vscode.dev.
- Remote – SSH support for Mac – Connect via SSH to Apple Silicon/M1/ARM64 machines.
- New R language topic – Learn how to use R for data science in VS Code.
If you’d like to read these release notes online, go to Updates on code.visualstudio.com†
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