Professional IoT development on Windows, macOS, Linux, powered by Visual Studio Code
A Super-Powered Tool for Particle Development
Build, debug, and deploy code from a local environment with zero setup
Particle Workbench provides all the tools, libraries, and extensions you need for IoT development in a single, easy-to-install package.
By utilizing Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code as an editor, you get a lightweight, yet powerful experience that can build, compile, and deploy code for your Particle-powered Products.
Includes everything you need for Particle development
Supports offline and cloud compilation, plus wireless OTA updates
Comes with access to 3,000+ Device OS libraries for faster development
Customize your workflow with 8,000+ Visual Studio extensions
Powerful features for professional development
Enriched for IoT, optimized for Particle
Complete code faster
Get it right the first time with added IntelliSense for Particle device libraries
Compile and flash even the largest projects locally with Particle’s powerful, pre-configured local toolchain.
Debug code on devices directly from the editor with Particle’s 3rd generation debugger.
Built-in Git support
Visual Studio Code works with Git and other popular source control providers for easy code collaboration and versioning
Particle + Visual Studio Code
Particle Workbench is built on Visual Studio Code not just because it’s the experience developers love for a desktop environment, but also because of Microsoft’s commitment to open source. Visual Studio Code enables an ecosystem of customizable themes and extensions all with continued investment in powerful features that support both embedded and web development.
There’s no question why it’s developers #1 choice for writing code, and now it’s even easier to get started for Particle developers.
Part of a Suite of IoT Development Tools
A complete portfolio of developer tools to help your technical team build and iterate quickly
Download the Particle installer for Visual Studio Code now
Already have Visual Studio Code? Download the extension from the marketplace here