Disable VScode typescript alias in rename refactoring

May 27, 2019 | 1 min read
tags: [tips, vscode]

Since typescript 3.4 a setting has been implemented into tsserver that makes refactoring > rename create an alias in the local scope insted of change the original name


this abomination was enabled by default on VScode and after months of pain I found a way to disable it.


The configuration is called typescript.preferences.renameShorthandProperties


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