Extend the functionality of Azure Data Studio

Extensions in Azure Data Studio provide an easy way to add more functionality to the base Azure Data Studio installation.

Extensions are provided by the Azure Data Studio team (Microsoft), as well as the 3rd party community (you!). For details about creating extensions, see Extension authoring.

Add Azure Data Studio extensions

  1. To open the extensions manager and access the available extensions, select the extensions icon, or select Extensions in the View menu.

  2. Select an available extension to view it's details.

    extension manager

  3. Select the extension you want and Install it.

  4. Select Reload to enable the extension (only required the first time you install an extension).

  5. Navigate to your management dashboard by right-clicking your server or database and selecting Manage.

  6. Installed extensions appear as tabs on your management dashboard:

    extension manager