Your instant dev environment
Get the full Visual Studio Code experience without leaving GitHub.
Code without compromise
Code, build, test, debug, and deploy with a complete development environment in your browser.
Simplify your workflow
Automatically set up dependencies and SSH keys. Go from code to commit faster on any project.
Extend and customize
Configure your editor with dotfiles and VS Code extensions to create a consistent environment in every codespace.
Develop from anywhere, anytime
With your development in the cloud, you can contribute code from any device, using VS Code or your browser.
Contribute to projects without complicating your local setup. Spin up dev environments with a click—even for projects you haven't worked on before—and switch between them with ease.
AWS Cloud9 is ranked 3rd in IDE while Codespaces is ranked 2nd in IDE. AWS Cloud9 is rated 0.0, while Codespaces is rated 0.0. On the other hand, AWS Cloud9 is most compared with JetBrains IDEs and Oracle SQL Developer, whereas Codespaces is most compared with JetBrains IDEs, RStudio, dbForge Studio for MySQL and SonarLint.
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