A long time ago, I was working with companies helping them create add-ons for Visual Studio. This was NOT an easy task. We had to write code, implement COM interfaces, figure out registration, packaging, development instances of VS… It was
As it turns out, one of my clients needed to have an easy way to update data for his web site and so we created a JSON file that was in an accessible location. Next what we needed was an easy way to edit these files and so we thought, how about edit the file in Visual Studio Code with a custom addon.
The two commands required to start are (install yeoman, the generator and then create the base structure) :
npm install -g yo generator-code yo code
Then you open Visual Studio Code in the directory and hit
Now go on and create something ! Here is a link to the docs !