Setting up Visual Studio Code

Set up the taxi extension on Visual Studio

Download and install Visual Studio Code, a lightweight and populated text editor.

Installing the Taxi extension

In a hurry? Type Ctrl+X, and then paste `taxi-language` and install

The taxi extension lets assists you in editing taxi files. It features:

  • Compilation feedback as you type
  • Syntax colouring
  • Auto completion and intellisense
  • Auto formatting of files
  • Navigate to definitions by clicking on symbols
  • Inline documentation on hover for types

Install into Visual Studio code by folling these instructions to install the Taxi Language Server.

Install taxi-language-server

Using the extension

The extension starts whenever you open a .taxi file.

Just start typing, and you should start getting autocompletion and feedback