Connect Autodesk Maya and Visual Code Studio (External IDE)

How to connect Maya Script editor with Visual Code Studio to benefit from a real development environment compared to the native editor that ships with Maya .
We will also set the autocomplete and PySide2 .

JSon Code : (Make sure your path is pointing to devkit/other/…../py)
“python.pythonPath”: “python”,
“python.autoComplete.extraPaths”: [ “C:/Program Files/Autodesk/Maya2019/devkit/other/pymel/extras/completion/py” ],


0:00 channel intro
0:06 Install the Visual code studio and the Python module
1:21 Fixing a common error if it shows up
1:50 Configure Python for visual studio
2:59 Connect visual studio with Maya
4:47 Add the autocomplete to visual studio
6:12 Bonus


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