VS Code: How to Move Search from the Sidebar to the Bottom Panel

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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.


VS Code Settings Panel

Open the VSCode Settings panel.


VS Code Search panel in bottom

In the VS settings panel, search for Search location and change the Search: Location option from sidebar to panel.

Exit settings. You're done!