Jonathan Author of Robopenguins

Visual Studio Code Multiline Find Extension

Visual Studio Code has been my text editor of choice for awhile. I enjoy that it’s a bit out of left field when it comes to the VIM vs Emacs debates. One feature that I’ve missed when compared to sublime is the ability to easily do find and replace on text segments that span multiple lines:

To finally contribute something back to one of these projects, I made a quick and dirty extension that partly added this functionality: