Debugging support for the Node.js runtime in VScode

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learners will gain information on the built-in debug function in VS code and what debug.

Learners will use debugging actions in VScode.

Learners will write and debug code.

Clock2 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 2-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to use the debugging tool associated with Visual Studio Code. One of the key features of Visual Studio Code is the debugging support. VS Code has a built-in debugger that helps accelerate your edit, compile and debug on a loop. VS Code has built-in debugging support for the Node.js runtime and can debug JavaScript, and TypeScript. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

DebuggingVSCodehmtlNode.Jsbackend-development

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Built-in debug function and extensions

  2. Run view and menu view

  3. Launch configuration

  4. Debug actions

  5. Breakpoints and log points

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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