Dart Code
Dart & Flutter support for Visual Studio Code Discord Chat Follow on Twitter Contribute to Dart Code

Recommended Settings

There are some settings in VS Code that you may wish to change from the defaults for a better experience editing Flutter code. You can set these globally by adding the below JSON to your VS Code User Settings or apply the Dart-specific ones by running the Dart: Use Recommended Settings command.

	// Causes the debug view to automatically appear when a breakpoint is hit. This
	// setting is global and not configurable per-language.
	"debug.openDebug": "openOnDebugBreak",

	"[dart]": {
		// Automatically format code on save and during typing of certain characters
		// (like `;` and `}`).
		"editor.formatOnSave": true,
		"editor.formatOnType": true,

		// Draw a guide line at 80 characters, where Dart's formatting will wrap code.
		"editor.rulers": [80],

		// Disables built-in highlighting of words that match your selection. Without
		// this, all instances of the selected text will be highlighted, interfering
		// with Dart's ability to highlight only exact references to the selected variable.
		"editor.selectionHighlight": false,

		// By default, VS Code prevents code completion from popping open when in
		// "snippet mode" (editing placeholders in inserted code). Setting this option
		// to `false` stops that and allows completion to open as normal, as if you
		// weren't in a snippet placeholder.
		"editor.suggest.snippetsPreventQuickSuggestions": false,

		// By default, VS Code will pre-select the most recently used item from code
		// completion. This is usually not the most relevant item.
		// "first" will always select top item
		// "recentlyUsedByPrefix" will filter the recently used items based on the
		//     text immediately preceeding where completion was invoked.
		"editor.suggestSelection": "first",

		// Allows pressing <TAB> to complete snippets such as `for` even when the
		// completion list is not visible.
		"editor.tabCompletion": "onlySnippets",

		// By default, VS Code will populate code completion with words found in the
		// current file when a language service does not provide its own completions.
		// This results in code completion suggesting words when editing comments and
		// strings. This setting will prevent that.
		"editor.wordBasedSuggestions": false,

		// Force all files to have a trailing newline for consistency and reduced diffs
		// when adding new lines at the bottom of the file.
		"files.insertFinalNewline": true,
Fork me on GitHub