Setting Up Visual Studio Code (VSCode)

Here’s how to setup VSCode on Linux Mint Cinnamon.

But First …

Step by Step

It is still easiest to just download VSCode from the

Then just click Install package and your good.

These days there is little more in VSCode to configure.

You might want to change color scheme by clicking the gear in the bottom right and then selecting Color Theme.

⚠️ We used to install a bunch of extensions including Live Server but have found it to be wanting (broken).

Now might be a good time to install a tool for previewing your web development.