Remote Development with VSCode

Visual Studio Code is a freeware source-code editor made by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS.

Install Remote FS

Setup Remote FS

  • Open User Settings.
    • On  Windows/Linux - File > Preferences > Settings
    • On macOS - Code > Preferences > Settings
  • Add your remote configs to "remotefs.remote" in your User Settings.
        "remotefs.remote": {
            "cypress-home": {
                "scheme": "sftp",
                "host": "",
                "username": "YOUR USER ID",
                "rootPath": "/home/YOUR_HOME"
            "cypress-lustre": {
                "scheme": "sftp",
                "host": "",
                "username": "YOUR USER ID",
                "rootPath": "/lustre/project/YOUR_PROJECT_DIR"
  • Cmd+Shift+P open command palette(Ctrl+Shift+P on Windows/Linux), run Remote FS: Add Folder to Workspace command.
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