Major Update for PowerShell Extensions

by Jun 21, 2022

If you have tried VS Code in the past but were disappointed because of speed and stability, you may want to have a second look now. On May 3, Sydney Smith from the PowerShell team has announced a major overhaul and rewrite of the PowerShell extensions.

Specifically, the core pipeline execution has been reinvented, and editor services such as IntelliSense and suggestions now run in a separate synchronous thread for more speed and less blocks and race conditions.

On Windows, the rock-solid PowerShell ISE will continue to be available and has many fans. On other platforms, or for more sophisticated or multi-language-projects, now is the time to give VS Code the second chance if you initially sorted it out.

Read the full announcement here:<


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