Fix Python – Visual Studio Code Intellisense is very slow – Is there anything I can do?

Edit: Pylance seems to be much better at this and has so far resolved all problems with the previous Python language server from Microsoft.
I’m using VS Code and it’s wonderful is all areas but code completion, where it is usually just too slow to be of any use. This example shows how long intellisense took to to find a local variable, and this is….

Fix Python – Visual Studio Code: How debug Python script with arguments

I’m using Visual Studio Code in order to debug a Python script.
Following this guide, I set up the argument in the launch.json file:

But when I press on Debug, it says that my argument is not recognized and Visual Studio Code says:

error: unrecognized arguments

As Visual Studio Code is using PowerShell, let’s execute the same file with the sam….

Fix Python – How to execute Python code from within Visual Studio Code

Visual Studio Code was recently released and I liked the look of it and the features it offered, so I figured I would give it a go.
I downloaded the application from the downloads page, fired it up, messed around a bit with some of the features … and then realized I had no idea how to actually execute any of my Python code!
I really like the loo….