This extension supports running npm scripts defined in the
package.json file and validating the installed modules
against the dependencies defined in the
Notice The validation is done by running
npm and it is not run when the modules are managed by
package.json validation reports warnings for modules:
- that are defined in the package.json, but that are not installed
- that are installed but not defined in the package.json
- that are installed but do not satisfy the version defined in the package.json.
Quick fixes to run
npm are provided for reported warnings.
Commands for running scripts are available the
- Run npm install, also available in the context menu of the explorer when the `package.json file
- Run a script (
npm run-script) defined in the
package.json by picking a script
defined in the
scripts section of the
- Rerun the last npm script you have executed using this extension.
- Terminate a running script
The scripts can be run either in the integrated terminal or an output window.
npm.validate.enable validate the dependencies in the
package.json file, the default is
npm.runInTerminal defines whether the command is run
in a terminal window or whether the output form the command is shown in the
Output window. The default is to show the output in the terminal.
npm.includeDirectories define additional directories that include a
npm.useRootDirectory define whether the root directory of the workspace should be ignored, the default is
npm.runSilent run npm commands with the
--silent option, the default is
npm.bin custom npm bin name, the default is
The extension defines a chording keyboard shortcut for the
R key. As a consequence an existing keybinding for
R is not executed immediately. If this is not desired, then please bind another key for these commands, see the customization documentation.