My Top 10 Visual Studio Code Extensions for Python in 2020

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This is my top 10 list of visual studio code extensions in 2020 for python.

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4. Indent-Rainbow

by oderwa

This extension adds colors to the indentation in front of the text alternating four different colors on each step.

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5. Bracket Pair Colorizer

by CoenraadS

This extension allows matching brackets to be identified with colors.

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6. Python Snippets

by Ferhat Yalçın

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7. Python Test Explorer for Visual Studio Code

by Little Fox Team

Extension allows you to run your python tests in the sidebar of Visual Studio Code

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8. Better Comments

by Aaron Bond

Extension will make you able to categorise your annotations into:

  • Alerts
  • Queries
  • TODOs
  • Highlights
  • Commented out code can also be styled to make it clear the code shouldn’t be there
  • Any other comment styles you’d like can be specified in the settings
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9. autoDocstring

by Nils Werner

Extension will help you quickly generate docstrings for python functions.

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10. Python Indent

by Kevin Rose

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Conclusion

This is the my top extensions for python that I am using in 2020, there are of-course more extensions that I am using (Django-snippets, Flask-snippets) but I wanted to focus on the extensions that I am using for python only. If you have an extension which is not included in this list, please share it in the comments. Happy Coding!

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