VS Code: How to Move Search from the Sidebar to the Bottom Panel Zach (199) Total time: 1 minute Updated: September 20th, 2019ShareFacebookRedditTwitterPinterestEmailText messageFavoriteComment This short guide will show you how to move the search box in Visual Studio Code from the sidebar to the footer panel, making it easier to find and replace files.Table of ContentsInterests Jump to step Intro1. Open Settings2. Change the Search Location setting1Open Settings Open the VSCode Settings panel.2Change the Search Location setting In the VS settings panel, search for Search location and change the Search: Location option from sidebar to panel. Exit settings. You're done!