Are you want to install VS(Visual Studio) Code on android phones. Then in this article, I will provide a complete guide installing VS Code on android phones. We are using the Termux Application from the play store.
If you want to use VS Code on an Android phone then my recommendation is you can buy a keyboard and mouse. It can provide smooth coding like a desktop.
Step of Installing VS Code in Android Phone
Step1: Install Termux
Termux is a terminal emulator and Linux environment application for Android that requires no rooting or setup. A simple base system is automatically installed, and more packages can be found using the package manager.
Featured of Termux
- Enjoy the bash and zsh shells
- Access server over ssh
- Develop in C with clang, make and gdb
- Used the python console as a small calculator
- Check out the project with git
- Run text-based games with frotz
Step2: Install Ubantu using Termux
pkg install wget openssl-tool proot -y && hash -r && wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/EXALAB/AnLinux-Resources/master/Scripts/Installer/Ubuntu/ubuntu.sh && bash ubuntu.sh
Start Ubuntu by entering the following code
Step3: Download Code Server
Now we will install the latest version of the code server from Github. You can install Code Server using this code.
Extract the Tarlball using the following command
tar -xvf ./code-server-3.10.2-linux-arm64.tar.gz
Enter the bin folder of your code server on ubuntu using this command
cd code-server-3.10.2-linux-arm64 cd bin
Step4: Set Up your password and Install VS code
Use the following command to set up a password for your VS Code instance:
Start the server using the following command: