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Ctrl+Shift+P and edit “Preferences: Open Settings(JSON)” or “settings.json” changing:

"sftpCommand": "sudo /usr/lib/openssh/sftp-server"


  • https://github.com/SchoofsKelvin/vscode-sshfs/issues/28

    title: VSCODE - Sync Settings category: Windows —

sync_settings_different_pcs visual studio code


GitHub Token: x
GitHub Gist: x
GitHub Gist Type: Secret
  1. Install Settings Sync in VS Code
  2. Generate a Personal Access Token From Github

    So in Github, you’ll go to: Settings / Developer settings / Personal access tokens / Generate New Token / Click the checkbox next to “Create gists”

  3. Upload Your VS Code Settings: Sync: Update/Upload Settings
  4. Download Your Settings on a New Machine: Sync: Download Settings


  • https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=Shan.code-settings-sync
  • https://itnext.io/settings-sync-with-vs-code-c3d4f126989