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Vscode not loading terminal when connecting to Droplet via SSH

I’ve been working via SSH on this Droplet for 2 years no problem. A few days ago I connect from vscode and the terminal is not loading. I’m connected and can work but no terminal opens, and the + does nothing.

I logged to de DO dashboard and there was an update for the console, which I installed. Don’t know if that change is related to the problem.

Any ideas on how to troubleshoot this? :(


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Hello there,

If you can connect to the droplet using an ssh-agent then the issue is most probably within the VSCode. Have you recently updated VSCode or made changes to the ssh-config?

You can also check our tutorial on How To Use Visual Studio Code for Remote Development via the Remote-SSH Plugin

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-use-visual-studio-code-for-remote-development-via-the-remote-ssh-plugin

Regards