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I have recently gotten into learning the Wolfram Language with Mathematica, I honestly love Mathematica, but my trial has recently ended, and I do not want to go through the mess of installing Eclipse; does anybody know of any way to run Wolfram Language code on VSC?

I already have the Wolfram Kernel up and running.

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First download and install Wolfram engine on your machine. Then install a jupyter kernel for Wolfram Language.

In VSCode open a file using .ipynb extension and select the wolfram kernel.

Voila!

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I highly recommended the https://github.com/njpipeorgan/wolfram-language-notebook, I've been using it with free wolfram engine for several months.

Pros:

  1. you have all the power from vscode. onhover, highlight, format (PR, waiting for merge) see https://github.com/asukaminato0721/mmafmt , dynamic powered by player https://github.com/asukaminato0721/mmaplayer
  2. even the kernel crashes, your code is safe.

Cons:

  1. you can only get the interactive animations from wolfram player.
  2. FrontEnd relate operation is not available. For example, CopyToClipboard
  3. Only 1 dimension input.
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