There are four primary ways you can connect an IDE to your Coder workspace:
Once you've set up SSH access to Coder, you can work on projects from your local VS Code, connected to your Coder workspace for compute, etc.
Launch VS Code in the browser from the workspaces page by clicking the Code Web icon.
If your image includes a JetBrains IDE, you can launch it from the dashboard. Coder launches JetBrains IDEs in their own windows; be sure to set your browser to allow popup windows so that you can use your IDE.
If you need a valid license to run your IDE locally, you'll also need one to run it in Coder.
You can also manually install JetBrains' IDEs. After following JetBrains' steps
for installing your IDE (make sure that you install the IDE to your home
directory), create a symlink, and add it to
The symlink names supported by Coder are:
For the best possible experience, we recommend running the editor in an workspace with the following resources at a minimum: