VS Code: How To Change Indentation (2 spaces, 4 spaces)
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This short and straight-to-the-point article shows you how to change the indentation in VS Code (Visual Studio Code).
1. Open your VS Code and:
- Go to Code > Preferences > Settings if you’re using macOS (shortcut: Command + ,).
- Go to File > Preferences > Settings if you’re using Windows (hotkey: Ctrl + ,).
2. Type “Indentation” into the search field then head to the “Editor: Tab Size” section. Replace the default space number with your preferred one:
Your setting will be applied and reflected immediately. If this doesn’t happen (it’s a little lag sometimes), just reload or restart your VS Code.
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