Visual Studio Code is an excellent cross-platform code editor that can be easily extended through plugins.VSCode has extensions for the typical programming langauges C, C++, C#, Java, Python, Go and PHP.
Visual Studio Code – Disable Telemetry
The first thing I do after installing VSCode on any platform is disable Telemetry. You can quickly open the settings tab using the
Shift + ,keyboard combination.
In the Settings tab search for Telemetry and then you can disable both crash reporting and usage data.