Using Emmet and Lorem Ipsum in Markdown files with Visual Studio Code | Tutorial | Front End Dev

In today's video I show you how to enable Emmet for markdown files in Visual Studio Code. I also show you how to generate Lorem Ipsum placeholder text using Emmet in both markdown and HTML files.

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The following config is required to enable emmet in markdown files

"emmet.excludeLanguages": [],
"emmet.showExpandedAbbreviation": "inMarkupAndStylesheetFilesOnly",
"emmet.triggerExpansionOnTab": true,

The following config is needed for cspell to ignore your lorem text. (This example includes British English)

"cSpell.language": "en-GB, lorem",

Link to the code spell checker plugin for visual studio code


0:00 - Introduction
1:33 - Enable Emmet in markdown files
3:41 - Generate text with Emmet's Lorem Ipsum function
4:57 - Configure cSpell/Code Spell Checker to ignore Lorem Ipsum

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