VSCode Project Dashboard
VSCode Project Dashboard is a Visual Studio Code extension that lets you organize your projects in a speed-dial like manner. Pin your frequently visited folders, files, and SSH remotes onto a dashboard to access them quickly.
This version support retrieving colors from vscode settings of project. All you need to enable this feature is select the
Also this extension automagically setting up workspace colors, when you open a project (Forked from Window Colors)
Improtant: if settings file is not changed, colors will be removed when you close the workspace.
The dashboard is a dedicated UI that can be opened using a command or ctrl + F1 and configured to open automatically. Clicking a project opens it in the current window, while ctrl + click (cmd + click on Mac) opens it in a new window.
Projects are separated into groups and can be assigned a color to find them quickly. Managing the groups and projects is done directly on the dashboard.
Good to know
The dashboard can be configured and customized using the VSCode configuration:
By default, the dashboard uses only colors defined by the theme, which was tested against all default themes. If you use a custom theme and see the dashboard's colors unfit, you can change them in the settings (Settings > Dashboard). Following settings can be changed to any CSS color (name, hex, rgba, hsl, var) or left empty (for default):
This extension uses some code of following repositories only for educational purposes: