Visual Studio Code for Python Programmers (Wiley)
Wednesday, 14 July 2021

This book introduces Python developers to Visual Studio Code, beginning with the steps for installing Visual Studio Code on Windows, Mac and Linux platforms, and covers how to customize Visual Studio Code to meet your needs and Python development workflow. April Speight then moves on to more advanced functionality including managing source code, debugging, unit testing, and Jupyter Notebook support. The book finishes with a walk-through of real-world projects which utilize Visual Studio Code features introduced in the book.

<ASIN:1119773369>

 

Author: April Speight
Publisher: Wiley
Date: July 2021
Pages: 256
ISBN: 978-1119773368
Print: 1119773369
Kindle: B096PVNZ33
Audience:Python developers interested in Visual Studio Code
Level: Introductory
Category: Python

vscodepython

Topics covered: 

  • Introduces you to the features of the Visual Studio Code workspace and how those features can be customized
  • Demonstrates how Visual Studio Code allows you to choose your structure according to your needs
  • Covers editing code in Python, including syntax highlighting, code completion, object definition, refactoring, and code navigation
  • Describes Git integration and how to perform common Git functions (commits, checkouts, branches, and merges) from within Visual Studio Code
  • Highlights debugging features for Python developers

 

For recommendations of Python books see Books for Pythonistas and Python Books For Beginners in our Programmer's Bookshelf section.

For more Book Watch just click.

Book Watch is I Programmer's listing of new books and is compiled using publishers' publicity material. It is not to be read as a review where we provide an independent assessment. Some, but by no means all, of the books in Book Watch are eventually reviewed.

To have new titles included in Book Watch contact  BookWatch@i-programmer.info

Follow @bookwatchiprog on Twitter or subscribe to I Programmer's Books RSS feed for each day's new addition to Book Watch and for new reviews.

 

 

Banner
 


Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches (3rd Edition)

Author: Donald W. Jones & Jeffrey D. Hicks
Publisher: Manning Publications
Pages: 384
ISBN: 978-1617294167
Print: 1617294160
Audience: Admins and devs
Rating: 5
Reviewer: Ian Stirk

This book aims to teach you PowerShell in around 25 hours, how does it fare?



Ethereum for Dummies

Author: Michael G. Solomon
Publisher: Wiley
Pages: 272
ISBN: 978-1119474128
Print: 1119474124
Kindle: B07Q9H5WK1
Audience: Blockchain developers
Rating: 4.5
Reviewer: Kay Ewbank

Ethereum is a complex subject, so the question to ask is whether it's possible to explain it in a 'Dummies' book.


More Reviews