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Steps to set customized external terminal in VS Code

Step 1: Go to File -> Preferences -> User settings Step 2: Add one of the following line based on the environment to settings.json file // to run on OS X “terminal.external.osxExec”: “Terminal.app” // to run on linux “terminal.external.linuxExec”: “xterm” // to run windows “terminal.external.windowsExec”: “%COMSPEC%” For example, if we want to set Git Bash as an external terminal. We can achieve it by providing Git bash exe URL as follows “terminal.external.windowsExec”: “C:\\Program Files\\Git\\bin\\bash.exe” Restart the VS Code instance to apply the settings. Keyboard Shortcut to open external terminal in… Read more Steps to set customized external terminal in VS Code