Visual studio code random crashes on Windows

Visual studio code as a open source code editor has many flaws on windows compared to the osx version. The editor can crash in random occasions, works much slower than the osx version and takes a long time to run.
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There are other editors that wold work better on windows as Atom


On Windows use Visual Studio Community Edition. It is free and you get much more features than in Visual Studio Code.

Using visual studio code for windows is not recommended best thing is to use another code editor.