How to show full file path in Visual Studio Code

  1. Select File > Preference > Settings

    Visual Studio Code SettingsVisual Studio Code Settings

    Visual Studio Code Workspace SettingsVisual Studio Code Workspace Settings
  3. Type window.title into the search bar

    Visual Studio Code Window TitleVisual Studio Code Window Title
  4. Click on the pencil tool and select Copy to Settings

    Visual Studio Code Copy To SettingsVisual Studio Code Copy To Settings
  5. Set the title to ${dirty}${activeEditorLong}

    Visual Studio Code Set TitleVisual Studio Code Set Title
  6. That’s it! For additional options, please visit

Note: My personal favorite window.title setting is “${dirty}${rootName}${separator}${activeEditorMedium}”