A Node.js IDE for Visual Studio Devs
Microsoft debuts Node.js Tools for Visual Studio version 1.0 after a year of development.
The NTVS IDE has support for syntax highlighting, code folding, and code completions via IntelliSense within the editor, and REPL support comes with syntax highlighting and code completion, as well. NTVS also integrates with npm, the package manager for Node.js, with the ability to manage dependencies from within Solution Explorer.
NTVS also can be used to debug and profile Node.js apps and it integrates with Visual Studio Test Explorer, which can be used to "author, run, debug, and filter unit tests without having to switch to a command prompt," Itani blogged.
Check out the tutorial for building and deploying a Node.js app through the new Azure App Service.
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