Course: Visual Studio Code cross-platform code editor training

$59.29 incl. vat


duration: 4 hours |

Language: English (US) |

access duration: 90 days |


In this Visual Studio Code course you will learn the basics of this editor. In this course, you will learn the basic concepts of Visual Studio Code Editor. Visual Studio Code is a new free tool for more intelligent and efficient coding on any platform, featuring deep integration with existing Microsoft developer tools

Topics that are covered among others are Visual Studio Code and its main features, the Visual Studio Code environment, IntelliSense, problem matcher and far more.


After completing this course you are familiar with the basics op the Visual Studio Code editor.


There is no specific knowledge required.

Target audience

Web Developer


Visual Studio Code cross-platform code editor

4 hours

Visual Studio Code Cross-platform Code Editor: Basics

  • start the course
  • describe Visual Studio Code and its main features
  • describe a code editor and identify its strengths
  • describe integrated development environment or IDE and identify its strength
  • distinguish between code editor and integrated development environment or IDE, and recognize developer problems when selecting working environment
  • identify Visual Studio Code as a tool that combines strengths of both editor and integrated development environment or IDE
  • describe Visual Studio Code as it is built through history and identify where it has been already used
  • navigate through the Visual Studio Code environment
  • use basic editing features such as matching brackets, indent, and IntelliSense
  • open and manipulate up to three editors side by side
  • search for a specific item or word over all the files in the open folder
  • access all the functionality of the Visual Studio Code using only the keyboard
  • identify three levels of language support in Visual Studio Code and change the language for the selected file
  • use Visual Studio Code to easily author JavaScript
  • easily modify json files using Visual Studio Code
  • use IntelliSense and snippets within Visual Studio Code to modify HTML files
  • use preview and snippets within Visual Studio Code, and automate Markdown compilation
  • create config file, convert TypeScript into JavaScript, create and run tasks, and review build issues
  • use various features within Visual Studio Code to edit style sheets in CSS, Sass, and Less
  • use various features within Visual Studio Code to edit DockerFiles
  • create your own task
  • use autodetecting features in Visual Studio Code
  • map Gulp, Grunt, and Jake to output to problem matcher
  • control how the output window behaves when running tasks
  • create your own problem matcher
  • create your own multiple line problem matcher
  • load code file and modify code using core Visual Studio Code features

Course options

We offer several optional training products to enhance your learning experience. If you are planning to use our training course in preperation for an official exam then whe highly recommend using these optional training products to ensure an optimal learning experience. Sometimes there is only a practice exam or/and practice lab available.

Optional practice exam (trial exam)

To supplement this training course you may add a special practice exam. This practice exam comprises a number of trial exams which are very similar to the real exam, both in terms of form and content. This is the ultimate way to test whether you are ready for the exam. 

Optional practice lab

To supplement this training course you may add a special practice lab. You perform the tasks on real hardware and/or software applicable to your Lab. The labs are fully hosted in our cloud. The only thing you need to use our practice labs is a web browser. In the LiveLab environment you will find exercises which you can start immediatelyThe lab enviromentconsist of complete networks containing for example, clients, servers,etc. This is the ultimate way to gain extensive hands-on experience. 


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