VS Code URL Scheme Grabber README
Visual Studio Code has a documented way to open VS code using URLs (in the MacOS / iOS world, this is commonly called a URL Scheme or URI Scheme). You can see the documentation here: Opening VS Code with URLs. This is something I personally use when planning out the steps I will take to implement a feature. However there is no built in way to get the URL from VS Code, so I have been copying the absolute path and manually creating the URLs (with snippets in my notes program of choice).
Other times you might want links that open VS Code to a specific file location:
This extension adds two commands:
A short demo of it in action:
This extension contributes following setting, which can be found under the heading "URL Scheme Grabber":
Initial release of VS Code URL Scheme Grabber
My extension is heavily based off the hardwork of Nisanth Chunduru in his repo here:
I just took the Yoeman generated starter for a VS Code Extension and added his logic because I wanted to be able to grab the full URL link.
TODO List / Future Improvement Ideas:
Issue reports and PRs are welcome at https://github.com/ebetancourt/hipdot-vs-code-url-scheme-grabber