If you don’t want to run all the command line command of DotNet Core like here.
You can start using the Visual Studio Code for .NET Core with the VSCode Solution Explorer“
Install and Reload
Go to menu VIEW => EXPLORER
Create a new Project file from the START page
You can see the command it ran, in the Debug window.
Next it it ask you to open up a TEMPLATE file in the bottom right corner
It will open the TEMPLATE Window to choose from :
It that did not open the Template window you can trigger it manually here.
Right click on the Solution file => Add New Project
Follow the questions asked and it will create a new Project from the Template and Programming Language chosen.
Again the commands show up in the Debug Window
As you can see it created nicely the new .Net Core Project
Benefit of this extension is that you don’t need to run all the command manually.
And you don’t need to install a ton of software like Visual Studio on your machine ….
You can also add .NET Core Test Explorer Extension to VS Code for Unit testing
More extensive info you can find over here