Would like to thank all who have tried out the C/C++ extension in Visual Studio Code and have already provided rich feedback on their experiences, filed issues with us. Pairing with the Visual Studio Code 1.0 announcement we are also updating the C/C++ extension today in VSCode with the following improvements based upon the feedback that we have heard so far:
are welcome to try out our experimental offering for other distros which is now enabled with this update.
Update your extension now!
If you already using the C/C++ extension, you can update your extension easily by using the ext update dropdown. This will display any available updates for your currently installed extensions. Simply click the Update Extension button in the lower right for the outdated extension and the update will be installed and you’ll be prompted to restart VS Code.
For more information about the overall VSCode C/C++ experience you can refer to our original blog-post and documentation which has been updated w.r.t. changes. Please help us by continuing to file issues at our Github account and keep trying out this experience and if you would like to shape the future of this extension please join our Cross-Platform C++ Insiders group where you can speak with us directly and help us on this venture.