code <command...>

Visual Studio Code


commandfilepaths, folders


-d,--diff <command> <command>Compare two files with each other
-a,--add <command...>Add folder(s) to the last active window
-g,--goto <command>Open a file at the path on the specified line and character position
-n,--new-windowForce to open a new window
-r,--reuse-windowForce to open a file or folder in an already opened window
-w,--waitWait for the files to be closed before returning
--locale <command>The locale to use (e.g. en-US or zh-TW)
--user-data-dir <command>Specifies the directory that user data is kept in. Can be used to open multiple distinct instances of Code
-h,--helpPrint usage
--extensions-dir <command>Set the root path for extensions
--list-extensionsList the installed extensions
--category <command>Filters installed extensions by provided category, when using --list-extensions
--show-versionsShow versions of installed extensions, when using --list-extensions
--install-extension <command>Installs or updates the extension. The identifier of an extension is always `${publisher}.${name} Use `--force` argument to update to latest version. To install a specific version provide `@${version}`. For example: 'vscode.csharp@1.2.3'
--uninstall-extension <command>Uninstalls an extension
--enable-proposed-apiEnables proposed API features for extensions. Can receive one or more extension IDs to enable individually
-v,--versionPrint version
--verbosePrint verbose output (implies --wait)
--log <command>Log level to use. Default is 'info' when unspecified
-s,--statusPrint process usage and diagnostics information
--prof-startupRun CPU profiler during startup
--disable-extensionsDisable all installed extensions
--disable-extension <command>Disable an extension
--sync <command>Turn sync on or off
--inspect-extensions <command>Allow debugging and profiling of extensions. Check the developer tools for the connection URI
--inspect-brk-extensions <command>Allow debugging and profiling of extensions with the extension host being paused after start. Check the developer tools for the connection URI
--disable-gpuDisable GPU hardware acceleration
--max-memory <command>Max memory size for a window (in Mbytes)
--telemetryShows all telemetry events which VS code collects