Everything Search and Open for Visual Studio Code
This is an extension for Microsoft Visual Studio Code. It allows searching file name in Everything and select a file to open in the result list.
Everything is an terrific file searching tool for Windows platform. It is super fast, small and free to use.
As Everything is only available on Windows, this extension support Windows only.
How to Use
Use Command Palette
This extension registers five commands.
Search full path name in Everything, without regular expression support.
This one is bind to keyboard shortcut Ctrl+K, Ctrl+E by default.
Search full path name in Everything, supports regular expression.
Search only file name in Everything, without regular expression support.
Search only file name in Everything, supports regular expression.
Search full path name in Everything, without regular expression support, workspace files only.
Everything tool must be installed and HTTP support turned on.
Please consult Everything website for download and installation instructions.
HTTP support can be enabled in Options -> HTTP Server -> Enable HTTP Server.
Bind to Interface option should be set to 127.0.0.1 for security reason.
Listen to Port should be set to a spare port number on your computer. This extension by default use port 4321 to connect to Everything HTTP server. You can change that in VS Code settings. Make sure the port number in VS Code and Everything option are the same.
Other Everything HTTP Server options could be left empty.
This extension contributes the following settings:
0.2.0 - 2018/03/19
Add a new command to search workspace files only. This function could be used as an alternative of the VS Code built-in Ctrl+P function, but it is much faster on workspace that contains very large number of files.
0.1.0 - 2017/05/11