Auto Rename Tag

VSCode (Visual Studio Code) is one of the lightweight code editors preferred by many developers. This editor allows you to add various features to enhance development efficiency through extensions. This time, let's explore the useful extension called "Auto Rename Tag." This feature automatically updates the corresponding closing tag when you change the tag name in markup languages like HTML and XML, making the developer's work more convenient.

How to Use

  1. Move to the location where you want to change the tag name.

  2. When you change the tag name, the corresponding closing tag will also be automatically updated.


Installation

  1. Launch Visual Studio Code.

  2. Click on the Extensions (square icon) in the left sidebar.

  3. Enter "Auto Rename Tag" in the search bar and find the relevant extension in the search results.

  4. Click the "Install" button to install the extension.

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Advantages

Description

  • Name
    Time Saving
    Type
    Advantage
    Description

    When changing tag names, there's no need to manually edit each closing tag, which reduces working time.

  • Name
    Prevention of Typos
    Type
    Advantage
    Description

    The automatically maintained consistent tag names make it easier to prevent typos.

  • Name
    Consistency Maintenance
    Type
    Advantage
    Description

    When changing tag names, all related tags are consistently updated, enabling code consistency to be maintained.

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Disadvantages

Description

  • Name
    Caution with Auto Corrections
    Type
    Disadvantage
    Description

    Occasionally, due to the inability to accurately identify the position of closing tags, it's necessary to develop a habit of reviewing corrected code.

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