VScode Solution for Code runner not supported or defined
In this brief tutorial, you will learn how to configure a language for Code Runner and find a solution for
Code runner not supported or
Visual Studio Code supports nearly all programming languages, as outlined in the languages🔗 overview.
Code Runner is an extension that allows you to execute code in various programming languages within Visual Studio Code, providing a quick and straightforward way to observe the results.
Now, let’s explore how to run code using Code Runner.
Ctrl + Alt + N) and encountered the following error:
To resolve the
Check and verify Code Runner Extension
- Ensure the Code Runner extension is updated to the latest version.
- Consider reinstalling the Code Runner plugin for VSCode and verify its extension.
- Check language support for various programming languages to confirm that Code Runner supports the target language.
After these checks, verify the issue by running the code using the following steps.
Change the language
- Go to the
language modeselection in VSCode at the bottom right. It opens the language mode screen as seen below
- Choose either
- Save the changes.
If the issue persists for other languages or file formats, ensure that the corresponding language extensions are installed and follow the same steps.
Finally, open the terminal and run the command
Or using code runner in VSCode
Right-click on a editor and click +
Run code or use the shortcut