If you want to run VS Code from the terminal by simply typing ‘code’, VS Code has a command, Shell Command: Install ‘code’ command in PATH, to add ‘code’ to your
After installation, launch VS Code. Now open the Command Palette (⇧⌘P) and type
shell command to find the Shell Command: Install ‘code’ command in PATH command.
After executing the command, restart the terminal for the new
$PATH value to take effect. You’ll be able to simply type ‘code .’ in any folder to start editing files in that folder.