V4P - VHDL for Professionals


Compatibility: Visual Studio Code for Windows, Linux, MacOS (min. Version of VS Code 1.52.0)

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V4P is an extension for Visual Studio Code and brings the VHDL programming language to the powerful and wide-spread open source text editor. V4P fully integrates itself into Visual Studio Code by implementing the Language Server Protocol.

Feature Highlights:
  • Full VHDL2008 support
  • Renaming
  • Find all references
  • Syntax highlighting
  • Semantic highlighting
  • Powerful code snippets
  • Type-time error checking (syntax)
  • Basic Type-time error checking (semantic)
  • Context-sensitive auto completion
  • Parameter help
  • Smart indentation
  • Tooltips/quickinfo
  • Number Conversion
  • Expression Evaluator
  • Goto Definition/Declaration
  • Outlining/Code Folding
  • Side-Panel (Commands)
  • ...


V3S - VHDL and SystemVerilog for Visual Studio


Compatibility: All editions of Visual Studio 2019 (Community, Professional, Enterprise)

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V3S is an extension for Microsoft's most excellent Visual Studio. It tightly integrates into Visual Studio and offers all features one expects from a cutting-edge Integrated Development Environment. Refactorization, code completion/autocomplete, smart indentation, and extended snippets are only some examples that will bring your coding efficiency to the next level.

Feature Highlights:
  • Full VHDL2008 support
  • Basic Verilog/SystemVerilog support
  • Renaming
  • Find all references
  • Syntax highlighting
  • Semantic highlighting
  • Hierarchy/Librarr Views
  • Smart indentation
  • Powerful code snippets
  • Powerful tooltips/quickinfo
  • Type-time error checking (syntax)
  • Type-time error checking (semantic)
  • Parameter help
  • Goto Definition/Declaration
  • Context-sensitive auto completion
  • Expression Evaluator
  • Number Conversion
  • ...
V3S is not (and will not be) supported in Visual Studio 2022
Active development of V3S has stopped. It will be replaced by V4P.