Actual React Emmet
Actual React Emmet is a Visual Studio Code extension designed to enhance the productivity of React developers. This extension introduces an Emmet-like syntax for quickly generating React hook code snippets in your editor. Simplifying your workflow, it allows you to type shorthand code which expands into commonly used React hook structures.
useState Hook Generation
Currently, the extension supports the
For example, typing
This functionality is available in various file types commonly used in React development, including
useEffect Hook Generation
Async useEffect Support
Dependency array support
In future updates, we plan to extend support to other React hooks, such as
How to Use
To use the extension, simply open a React file and type the shorthand notation for a hook, followed by a variable name. Press Enter, and the extension will expand it into the corresponding hook code snippet.
You can install Actual React Emmet from the Visual Studio Code Marketplace. Search for "Actual React Emmet" in the Extensions view in Visual Studio Code and click Install.
Feedback and contributions to the extension are welcome. If you have suggestions or encounter issues, please feel free to open an issue or submit a pull request on the repository.
Actual React Emmet is released under the MIT License.
About the Author
Actual React Emmet is developed and maintained by AK CodeWorks
I am not sure if an extension like this already exists, but I have never found one that quite worked like true HTML emmet, but for react. This is a preview build so use it at your own risk, useState is supported for now, but I will be adding more as time goes on.