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Webhint VS Code extension

Webhint VS Code extension

Use webhint to improve your website - during development.

This extension runs and reports diagnostics for workspace files based on webhint analysis.

VS Code running the webhint extension

The extension is still in beta, please check the troubleshooting section and if you cannot find an answer open an issue in GitHub.


This extension uses your local .hintrc file to configure webhint. If no .hintrc file is found it defaults to @hint/configuration-development.

To create one, run npm create hintrc and choose development as the configuration to extend.

Contributing to the extension

To contribute to the extension please read the file of the package.


Learn more about webhint at For help with output from specific hints, see the webhint user guide.