Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR

VS Code tips and tricks

Christian Nwamba (Microsoft)
1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Live Coding ONLY, Open Source
Location: Portland 255
Secondary topics:  Open Source
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Who is this presentation for?

  • Platform, operations, and DevOps engineers, web developers, and software developers




Learn VS Code with Christian Nwamba. He details how to customize your editor to use your favorite theme, font, and shortcuts, and you’ll drill into speeding up development with code snippets, enhancing workflow through the use of powerful extensions, and improving collaboration with VS Code Liveshare and version control integration. At the end of this whirlwind tour of the world’s most popular development environment, you’ll leave equipped to use VS Code at a higher level.

Prerequisite knowledge

  • Familiarity using an editor for writing code

Materials or downloads needed in advance

  • A laptop

What you'll learn

  • Learn how to use VS Code
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Christian Nwamba


Christian Nwamba is a developer advocate at Microsoft. He’s keen about the next billion users and emerging tech markets. He’s constantly seeking for more ways to make technology accessible to beginners, developing countries, underrepresented groups, etc.