VS Code Shortcuts

Here's a great set of VS Code Shortcuts to make you happy.

run line in console

ctrl + b

move around 5x as fast

alt + arrow left/right

select from cursor to end of line great for a nice little chord. so for example, ctrl + shift + right + del will delete the line...

ctrl + shift + right

goto line

ctrl + g

switch to and from terminal/text

ctrl + `

multi cursor

cmd + option + up/down

top of file, bottom of file

command + up/down

go to beginning of line go to end of line

command + e

command + a

select from cursor to beginning of line

ctrl + shift + right

select from cursor to beginning of file

ctrl + shift + up

select from cursor to end of file

ctrl + shift + down

select full current line

cmd + l

minor vscode shortcuts- i dont use as much

hide explorer sidebar

command + b

matching {} (in vim: %)

cmd + shift + \

copy line - up, down

alt shift w/s

box select

alt + mouse to select box

move current line up or down (swaps with current contents)

alt + shift + arrow up/down

switch to and from terminal/text

ctrl + `

toggle terminal on / off

alt + `

Extras

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