An integrated, keyboard driven file selector for VS Code, inspired by Emacs's
Helm file selector. Originally written by Bodil Stokke, forked and expanded on by me
This is what this extension gives you:
A fully keyboard driven file open dialog: bind
C-x C-f if
you're an Emacs expat) and enjoy the lack of OS file dialog clutter.
Start typing a file name to quickly find it in the current folder. Use
Tab to autocomplete.
Automatically create files and folders just by typing their names and selecting the option that
Easy navigation in and out of folders by using the left and right arrow keys.
Navigate to your home folder by typing
~/ into the search box, or step up to the parent folder
Perform file operations like rename and delete by stepping into a file with the right arrow key,
or by hitting
Ctrl+A on any file or folder.
Navigate between files and folders on different drive for windows machines
- Add the ability to open a file in your editor of choice
- Add support to open notebook files as notebooks or text files
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU
Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the
License, or (at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without
even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this program. If
not, see https://www.gnu.org/licenses/.
Original Repository and Readme