With this extension for Visual Studio Code it's possible to create your todo list in markdown. The extension provides shortcuts and some workspace configurations so you can create a checkbox and mark it quickly and smoothly.
How to use
Information in status bar
You have to create at least one checkbox to see this information.
Toggle all checkboxes in the current document with the Multi-Select QuickPick:
The QuickPick can be opened either from the command palette or by clicking on the status bar item.
Create a checkbox:
You can customize this extension with the following options.
Need a bullet point?
Do you need a bullet point before the created checkbox? Select true (default) for this:
Type of bullet points
Select a type of bullet point:
Type of checkmark
Select a type of checkmark:
Italic font style of line of the checkbox after the checkbox has been checked:
Strikethrough the line of the checkbox after the checkbox has been checked:
Date when checked
Add date behind the checkbox item after the checkbox has been checked:
Specify language IDs
Besides markdown, this extension can also be used for other languages in VS Code. You can specify the language IDs in the user settings like this: