You can find the VS Code version information in the About dialog box. The VS Code version is the first Version number listed and has the version format 'major.minor.release', for example '1.27.0'.
We plan to improve this in the future but for now you can exclude folders from the explorer via the The Electron shell used by Visual Studio Code has trouble with some GPU (graphics processing unit) hardware acceleration.If VS Code is displaying a blank (empty) main window, you can try disabling GPU acceleration when launching VS Code by adding the Electron from a terminal followed by restarting your computer.If you don't see an answer to your question here, check our previously reported issues on Git Hub and our release notes.Visual Studio Code is a streamlined code editor with support for development operations like debugging, task running, and version control.See the Visual Studio Code and 'Code - OSS' Differences article for more details.
Microsoft Visual Studio Code is a Microsoft licensed distribution of 'Code - OSS' that includes Microsoft proprietary assets (such as icons) and features (Visual Studio Marketplace integration, small aspects of enabling Remote Development).
However, if there is an issue where an extension does not follow our code of conduct, for example it includes profanity, pornography or presents a risk to the user, then we have an email alias to report the issue.
Once the mail is received, our Marketplace team will look into an appropriate course of action, up to and including unpublishing the extension.
The source code is available to everyone under a standard MIT license.
Visual Studio Code is a distribution of the repository with Microsoft specific customizations (including source code), released under a traditional Microsoft product license.
Extension authors are free to choose a license that fits their business needs.