All you need for Markdown (keyboard shortcuts, table of contents, auto preview and more).
Table of Contents
Vscode 本身对 markdown 的支持. 自带预览功能。通过快捷键 Ctrl+Shift+V。或者使用Ctrl+K V （先按 Ctrl+K 再 单独按 v）打开侧边预览。; 大纲视图：大纲视图是文件资源管理器底部的单独部分。. Markdown and VS Code. Working with Markdown files in Visual Studio Code is simple, straightforward, and fun. Besides VS Code's basic editing, there are a number of Markdown specific features that will help you be more productive.
(Typo: multiple words)
See full key binding list in the keyboard shortcuts section
Run command 'Create Table of Contents' to insert a new table of contents.
The TOC is automatically updated on file save by default. To disable, please change the
The indentation type (tab or spaces) of TOC can be configured per file. Find the setting in the right bottom corner of VS Code's status bar.
Note: Be sure to also check the
To make TOC compatible with GitHub or GitLab, set option
Three ways to control which headings are present in the TOC:
<!-- omit in toc --> at the end of a heading to ignore it in TOC
(It can also be placed above a heading)
You can also use the
toc.omittedFromToc setting to omit some headings (and their subheadings) from TOC:
---) can also be omitted, just put their
##versions in the setting, respectively.
Easily add/update/remove section numbering
In case you are seeing unexpected TOC recognition, you can add a
<!-- no toc --> comment above the list.
Note: By default, this extension tries to determine indentation size for different lists according to CommonMark Spec. If you prefer to use a fixed tab size, please change the
Markdown: Print current document to HTMLand
Markdown: Print documents to HTML (batch mode)
Compatible with other installed Markdown plugins (e.g. Markdown Footnotes)The exported HTML should look the same as inside VSCode.
<!-- title: Your Title --> to specify a title of the exported HTML.
Plain links to
.md files will be converted to
It's recommended to print the exported HTML to PDF with browser (e.g. Chrome) if you want to share your documents with others.
Note: The key binding is Ctrl + Shift + I on Linux. See Visual Studio Code Key Bindings.
Please use Markdown+Math for dedicated math support. Be sure to disable
math.enabled option of this extension.
Tip: also support the option
Images/Files (respects option
Math functions (including option
Paste link on selected text
Override 'Open Preview' keybinding with 'Toggle Preview', which means you can close preview using the same keybinding (Ctrl + Shift + V or Ctrl + K V).
|Ctrl/Cmd + B||Toggle bold|
|Ctrl/Cmd + I||Toggle italic|
|Ctrl/Cmd + Shift + ]||Toggle heading (uplevel)|
|Ctrl/Cmd + Shift + [||Toggle heading (downlevel)|
|Ctrl/Cmd + M||Toggle math environment|
|Alt + C||Check/Uncheck task list item|
|Ctrl/Cmd + Shift + V||Toggle preview|
|Ctrl/Cmd + K V||Toggle preview to side|
|Whether to consider |
|Root folder when providing file path completions (It takes effect when the path starts with |
|KaTeX macros e.g. |
|Use different indentation size for ordered and unordered list|
|Auto fix list markers as you edits|
|Automatically show preview when opening a Markdown file.|
|Convert image path to absolute path|
|Convert images to base64 when printing to HTML|
|Whether to include VSCode's default styles|
|Print to HTML on file save|
|Theme of the exported HTML|
|Enable/disable URL validation when printing|
|Add decorations to ~~strikethrough~~ and |
|50000||Don't render syntax decorations if a file is larger than this size (in byte/B)|
|A distraction-free theme|
|Enable GFM table formatter|
|Force the TOC links to be lowercase|
|Slugify mode for TOC link generation (|
|Lists of headings to omit by project file (e.g. |
|Control the heading levels to show in the table of contents.|
|Use ordered list in the table of contents.|
|Just plain text.|
|Automatically update the table of contents on save.|
In most cases, it is because VSCode needs a few seconds to load this extension when you open a Markdown file for the first time. (You will see a message 'Activating Extensions..' on the status bar.)
If you still see this 'command not found' error after waiting for a long time, please try to restart VSCode (or reinstall this extension1 if needed). Otherwise feel free to open a new issue on GitHub.
1. uninstall this extension, restart VSCode (important!) and then reinstall
For other Markdown syntax, you need to install the corresponding extensions from VSCode marketplace (e.g. Mermaid diagram, emoji, footnotes and superscript). Once installed, they will take effect in VSCode and also the exported HTML file.
You can easily manage key bindings with VSCode's 'Keyboard Shortcuts' page. (Commands provided by this extension have prefix
From experience, there is a good chance that the performance issues are caused by other extensions (e.g., some spell checker extensions).
To find out the root cause, you can install our development build (
debug.vsix) and create a CPU profile following this official instruction from the VS Code. And then please open a GitHub issue with that profile (
See CHANGELOG for more information.
Download it here, please click the latest passing event to download artifacts. There are two versions:
markdown-all-in-one-*.vsix is the regular build, while
debug.vsix is used to create a verbose CPU profile.
To install, execute
Extensions: Install from VSIX.. in the VS Code Command Palette (
ctrl + shift + p)
Special thanks to the collaborator @Lemmingh and all other contributors.