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.
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.
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.
- Quick Tour of the Extensions - Shown in Code Builder (pilot). All functionality is the same on desktop.
- Language Support
- Accessing Orgs and Source
- Test and Debug
- LWC Local Development
- Best Practices for Building with VS Code
- Unlock Productivity with Modern, Open Tooling