Install DeepCode into your Visual Studio Code IDE


If you want to learn more on how to use the plugin, see this article.



Through the Open Source extension, you can quickly start using DeepCode's code review and analysis within your development workflow. The extension will automatically alert you about critical vulnerabilities you need to solve in your code the moment when you hit SAVE in your IDE. Learn more here about DeepCode's available IDE plugins.

Supported languages

  • Java
  • C/C++
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript



  1. Search for "DeepCode" in the extension panel within VS Code or go directly to the VS Code marketplace
  2. Download the extension by clicking the green "Install" button
  3. Configure the extension:
    • Within VS Code, you will be asked to pick one of the two options:
      • "Cloud": When you want to use your (cloud) Github, BitBucket or Gitlab account.
      • "Self-managed": When the organization you are part of has a DeepCode Server installation. The DeepCode service is likely running in combination with self-managed BitBucket or Gitlab. 
    • If you selected "Cloud", DeepCode will ask you to login into your Github, BitBucket or Gitlab account 
  4. Installation completed! You can now return back to VS Code and look at first results.



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