[Tutorial] Debugging Jovo Voice Apps in Visual Studio Code


Learn how to use VS Code to debug your Alexa Skills and Google Actions built with Jovo.

Debugging your voice application can be quite tedious at times. Using a debugger can make a big difference in your development process and is pretty easy to set up. You will learn how in this short guide.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.jovo.tech/tutorials/visual-studio-code-debugging


Seems that this tutorial is no longer valid with the new Jovo V2.
Can anyone tell me the new config for the Visual Studio Code?

Would be nice to combine the jovo-debugger and the visual studio code debugger!

Kind Regards


found it:

“version”: “0.2.0”,
“configurations”: [
“type”: “node”,
“request”: “launch”,
“name”: “Launch my jovo”,
“program”: “${env:APPDATA}/npm/node_modules/jovo-cli/dist/index”,
“args”: [
“autoAttachChildProcesses”: true


thanks for sharing! we need to update this tutorial