This short article gives you some tips if you want to start code and debugging with Visual Studio Code.
It is very hard to find how to start with Visual Studio Code. The so call documentation at https://code.visualstudio.com/Docs are fairly unless except https://code.visualstudio.com/Docs/runtimes/nodejs. This is the only document with step-by-step that I can follow through.
There are many articles I found in google just wanted to use Visual Studio Code to sell their js library.
I am running Visual Studio Code in Windows 10 Hyper-V VM with 5GB RAM is slower than I run Visual Studio 2015 in the same Hyper-V VM. Hence, I believe there are still rooms for Visual Studio Code to improve.