Setting up a TypeScript + Visual Studio Code development environment
An introduction to the development of TypeScript applications with VS Code
In this post we are going to learn how to configure a TypeScript + VS Code development environment. We are going to use the following tools:
Let’s get started!
Note: The entire VS Code project used in this post is available at GitHub.
1. Download and installing VS Code and some extensions
We are going to download and install VS Code and some extensions that will help us to maximize our productivity.
Let’s start by downloading VS Code for your OS here and Node.js here.
Let’s now install some VS code extensions. Open VS Code when you are ready and use
p to access the command panel. The command panel will display the matching commands as you type.
Go ahead and type “install extensions”:
Install Extension command
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