Use an external text editor

Use your favourite text editor, such as Atom or Visual Studio Code, to write Sketch plugins by setting a user default on the command-line.

defaults write com.bohemiancoding.sketch3 "Plugin Editor" "/usr/local/bin/code"

Note: Restart Sketch for the changes to take effect.


Open PreferencesPlugins from the menu, show the context menu of the plugin you want to edit and select Edit Code….

Run script menu

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