To successfully run the Linux terminal on your windows operating system you need to install WLS which is the windows linus system and you can find this in the windows app store. Install it and then install the Ubuntu on your windows from the app store as well. When you are done with those installations, you also need the Visual Studio Code installed. Having all these apps in your system is time to run your Ubuntu terminal in your vscode. Now follow the steps in the video to install the other stuffs you will need to add and configure the application for easy coding done on the VScode.
Why do you need to run Ubuntu in VScode?
- It is handier than the Vim or vi editor in your Ubuntu or Linux terminal
- You will not have to be switching up and down form shell to editor
- you can run you code easyly
- you have access to extentiions that will give you easy of coding such as extensions that give you auto complete, or make your code look pretty.
Watch the video below and set it up to experience the advantage.