vscode, macos,

Install Visual Studio Code on macOS

Nov 04, 2021 · 1 min read · Post a comment

VSCode is considered as one of the most used code editors nowadays. In this brief tutorial, I will show you how to install it on macOS using Homebrew.


  • Homebrew


Step 1. If you don’t have Homebrew installed, run:

/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/HEAD/install.sh)"

Step 2. As a second step update Homebrew packages.

brew update

Step 3. To install VSCode, run:

brew install --cask visual-studio-code

Step 4. Verify the installation and the VSCode version with:

code --version 


Step 5. To open your project from CLI, run:

code {path-to-project-folder}


Essentially the process is pretty easy and simple, so if you have any concerns regarding VSCode please raise ‘em in the comment section below. Feel free to leave a comment below and if you find this tutorial useful, follow our official channel on Telegram.