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Cacher for Visual Studio Code

Introducing Cacher for Visual Studio Code

The best way to integrate snippets into your VSCode development workflow.

Use snippets in your favorite code editor

Our Visual Studio Code extension enables you to create snippets from editor code and quickly insert snippets from your Cacher libraries.

Visual Studio Code Demo

Context Menu

Right-click on an active editor to bring up Cacher context menu actions. You can Create Snippet from the selected text (uses the entire file if no text selected) or Insert Snippet at the caret position.

Context menu
Status bar menu

Status Bar Item

Click on </> Snippets in the VSCode footer to view all available commands.

New snippet commands

Cacher for VSCode adds the following to your command palette.
Insert Snippet

Search for and insert a snippet file from your personal and team libraries. Searches across snippets' title, description and file content.

Create Snippet

Create a snippet from either the text selection or the entire file (no selection).

Open Snippet in App

Find a snippet from your libraries and open it in the Cacher web app.

Refresh Snippets

Reload your Cacher snippets. Do this once you've made a change to your snippets outside of VSCode.

Setup

Kick off the setup wizard to authenticate your Cacher account. Run this command if you need to switch users.

Open Snippet Page

Find a snippet from your libraries and open its Snippets page. (example)

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