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Hack The Box Theme
A Visual Studio Code theme built for hackers BY HACKERS developed with 💚 by Silo & friends.


Beastly Color Contrast

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) Success Criterion in color contrast for a relaxed, easy on the eyes coding environment.

Theme Preview
This theme puts the focus on your code, no distractions or overly saturated colors that might look good in a preview, but in reality, burns your eyes after a day of coding. We put extra effort in making sure your syntax and semantic highlighting are on par with your favorite coding languages. The Hack The Box theme is a constant work in progress, always looking to improve were we can. Share your thoughts over on github.

Getting started
You can install this theme through the Visual Studio Marketplace

  1. Open Extensions sidebar panel in VS Code. View → Extensions
  2. Search for HackTheBox
  3. Click Install to install the theme
  4. Click Reload to reload your editor
  5. File > Preferences > Settings > Workbench > Color Theme > HackTheBox
  6. Optional: Use the recommended settings below for best experience

Installation via command line:

$ git clone ~/.vscode/extensions/HackTheBox
$ cd ~/.vscode/extensions/HackTheBox
$ npm install && npm run build

Recommended Visual Studio Code Settings
These are preferred settings when working in VS Code with the Hack The Box theme.

1. Open your settings.json by clicking ctrl+shift+p Or, File > Preferences > Settings > Workbench > settings.json I have set my Material theme icons to #6e7b968C by clicking ctrl+shift+p and typing in Material Icons: Change Folder Color and selecting the custom option.

“editor.fontFamily”: “JetBrains Mono, Consolas, ‘Courier New’, monospace”,
“editor.fontSize”: 12,
“editor.fontWeight”: “300”,
“editor.lineHeight”: 20,
“editor.letterSpacing”: 0.5,
“editor.fontLigatures”: true,
“editor.wordWrap”: “on”,
“editor.formatOnPaste”: true,
“editor.cursorBlinking”: “smooth”,

You can download the font JetBrains Mono here. You can download the material theme icon pack here

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