Downloads of v 1.2.0:


Last Update:

05 Apr 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft


vscode-puppet puppet extension vscode

Puppet VSCode Extension

1.2.0 | Updated: 05 Apr 2021



Downloads of v 1.2.0:



Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Puppet VSCode Extension 1.2.0

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To install Puppet VSCode Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Puppet VSCode Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Puppet VSCode Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade vscode-puppet -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade vscode-puppet -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure vscode-puppet installed
    name: vscode-puppet
    state: present
    version: 1.2.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'vscode-puppet' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.2.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: vscode-puppet,
    Version: 1.2.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vscode-puppet
   Name     = 'vscode-puppet'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.2.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vscode-puppet':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.2.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install vscode-puppet version="1.2.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 05 Apr 2021.


Puppet extension for Visual Studio Code


A Visual Studio Code extension that provides rich support for the Puppet language, including features such as syntax highlighting, linting, debugging, IntelliSense and more.

This extension provides full Puppet Language support for Visual Studio Code.

  • Syntax highlighting
  • IntelliSense for resources, parameters and more
  • Outline View
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Go to Symbol
  • Open Symbol by Name
  • Linting
  • Live Workspace Intellisense
  • Code snippets
  • Go to Definition of functions, types and classes
  • Validation of metadata.json files
  • Import from puppet resource directly into manifests
  • Node graph preview
  • Puppet Development Kit integration
  • (Experimental) Local debugging of Puppet manifests
  • (Experimental) Docker Language Server support

It is currently in technical preview, so that we can gather bug reports and find out what new features to add.

Supported Puppet Versions

The Puppet Extension for VSCode works with Puppet 4 or higher. Some features will be slower or not work on Puppet 4, and are noted in the section for that feature. See open source Puppet and Puppet Enterprise lifecycle pages for version support details.


You will need to have the Puppet Agent or Puppet Development Kit (PDK) installed in order to fully use this extension.

Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is
out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and
let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

Install-VsCodeExtension -extensionId '[email protected]'

Write-Warning "If installed, you'll need to uninstall the old 'jpogran.puppet-vscode' puppet extension manually."
 $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

 Uninstall-VsCodeExtension -extensionId 'puppet.puppet-vscode'

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Puppet VSCode Extension 1.1.0 144 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 1.0.0 133 Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.28.0 219 Monday, July 20, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.27.3 123 Thursday, June 18, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.27.1 79 Thursday, June 11, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.27.0 73 Monday, June 8, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.26.1 118 Tuesday, May 12, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.26.0 93 Thursday, April 30, 2020 Approved
Puppet VSCode Extension 0.25.2 206 Monday, March 30, 2020 Approved
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