Using Apigee in VS Code

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Access and explore Apigee in VS Code as described in the following sections.

Accessing Apigee in VS Code

To access Apigee in VS Code, launch VS Code and click the Apigee in VS Code icon Cloud Code icon in the Activity Bar, and select the Apigee section as shown in the following figure.

Apigee in VS Code showing the icon in the activity bar, the Apigee section, and the Apigee Emulator

Alternatively, to open Apigee in VS Code using the command palette, select View > Command Palette and select View: Show Cloud Code - Apigee.

Apigee in VS Code consists of two main components, as shown in the left pane of the figure above:

  • Apigee section used to manage the Apigee workspace, develop and deploy your APIs, and build and export test resources
  • Apigee Emulators section used to view your local runtime emulator activity

Learn about the tasks that you can perform using each component in the following sections.

Exploring the Apigee section

Use the Apigee section to develop and deploy your API proxies in your local environment.

Apigee section with call outs for develop API proxies, manage Apigee workspace, develop shared flows, manage resources, configure and deploy environments, and build and export test resources.

As highlighted in the previous figure, the Apigee section enables you to perform the following tasks:

Exploring the Apigee Emulators section

Use the Apigee Emulators section to view your local runtime emulator activity.

Apigee Emulator with call out to start/stop button, reset, and refresh view

As highlighted in the previous figure, the Apigee Emulators section enables you to:

For more information about the Apigee Emulator, see Managing the Apigee Emulator.

Next steps

To get started using Apigee in VS Code: