VS code + SSH + Azure VM setup for remote SPFx development


  1. VM in Azure with SSH configured.
  2. VS code Remote-SSH extension to connect to the VM.
  3. Commands to execute to get started with SPFx development.

Azure VM

SPFx setup

  1. We can install a specific version of node js by following the instructions here.
  2. We can install nvm and then choose a version of node js we want.

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