Salesforce Extensions for Visual Studio Code

Salesforce Extensions for Visual Studio Code

One Set of Extensions, Two Ways to Code

You can install the Salesforce Extensions for VS Code on the desktop or access them via Code Builder in your browser.

The Salesforce Extension pack includes tools for developing on the Salesforce platform in the lightweight, extensible VS Code editor. These tools provide features for working with development orgs (scratch orgs, sandboxes, and DE orgs), Apex, Aura components, and Visualforce.

GIF showing Apex code completion, pushing source to a scratch org, and running Apex tests

Salesforce Extensions for Desktop

Want to develop locally? Already using VS Code? Install Salesforce Extensions and Salesforce CLI to develop quickly and more productively on Salesforce platform.

Download using the links below, or read the installation instructions.
Download Visual Studio CodeInstall the Salesforce Extensions

Code Builder (pilot)

Currently in pilot, Code Builder is a browser-based version of Salesforce Extensions, with everything installed and pre-configured for you. It’s provides all the goodness of the desktop experience, but provides you the flexibility to work anywhere, from any computer. Check back soon for details about how to participate in the beta.

Additional Resources


Open Source

Bugs and Feedback

To report issues with Salesforce Extensions for VS Code, open a bug on GitHub. If you would like to suggest a feature, create a feature request on GitHub.

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