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Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu

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Microsoft recently announced Visual Studio Code in it’s BUILD conference. Visual Studio Code is a free build of Visual Studio that supports Windows, Mac, and Linux. Visual Studio Code is build mainly for developers who focus on ASP.NET or Node.js. It has Git integration, It’s a really good source/text editor currently in its preview stage and supports a few of these languages JavaScript, C#, C++, PHP, Java, HTML, Markdown, SASS, JSON, Python, Preview stage might have a few bugs as it live in development stage currently.

Installing Visual Studio.

Install <code class="highlighter-rouge">ubuntu-make required for installing Visual Studio Code.

Adding the <code class="highlighter-rouge">ubuntu-make ppa

``` sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-desktop/ubuntu-make ```
Updating the local package database.
``` sudo apt-get update ```
Installing `ubuntu-make`.
``` sudo apt-get install ubuntu-make ```
Downloading Visual Studio Code for Linux [here](

Installing Visual Studio Code.

``` umake web visual-studio-code ```
If you have any questions feel free to leave a comment below.