VS Code

VS Code is the code editor that I use daily.

I started using VS Code full-time in February 2021 because Atom began eating 3-6 GB of RAM daily requiring frequent restarts.

Preferences

Text editor

Hover delay 1000
Render whitespace Boundary
Cursor
Cursor blinking Expand
Font
Font family ‘Source Code Pro’, Menlo, Monaco, ‘Courier New’, monospace
Font size 17
Files
Insert final newline
Trim final newlines
Trim trailing whitespace

Workbench

Appearance
Tree: indent 16
Tree: render indent guides Always
Editor management
Open positioning Last

Extensions

Keyboard shortcuts

Insert cursor at the end of all selected lines ⌥ + ⇧ + I