VSCode Can Do That!?

McMaster University
Wed, Jan 27, 2021, 5:30 PM (EST)

All the best VSCode tips, tricks, and hacks that no one bothered to tell you about.

About this event

As a developer, a code editor is something you’ll be spending a lot of time with, so do yourself a favour and get comfy with it! This hands-on workshop will teach you to master Visual Studio Code (VSCode) and show you that indeed, VSCode can do that. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an avid VSCode user, you'll leave this workshop with at least one new favourite VSCode trick that makes you feel like a 1000IQ developer (and saves you a load of time).


  • GUI and File Navigation
  • Command Palette
  • Editing Hacks
  • Navigation Hacks
  • Linting, Formatting, and Intellisense
  • Debugging
  • Git Integration
  • Debugging
  • Code Snippets
  • Keybindings, Themes, and Settings
  • Extensions
  • Remote Development


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