Couldn't download IntelliCode model. Please check your network connectivity or firewall settings.
If you see this error popping up in VS Code, chance are high that the problem is the corporate proxy you are behind.
There’s ana esay way to check:
- Open the output window if it’s not already open (SHIFT+CTRL+P Toggle Output)
VS Intellicodefrom the select input
There you’ll see the real error message reported by
In my case it was
Couldn't reach service Error Message: unable to verify the first certificate.
Intellicode doesn’t obey to
VS Code setting
http.proxyStrictSSL and tries to
validate the SSL certificate no matter what.
Fortunately the solution is pretty straightforward: instruct the underlying
node environment to ignore SSL certificate validation using the
NODE_TLS_REJECT_UNAUTHORIZED environment variable, like this
$ NODE_TLS_REJECT_UNAUTHORIZED="0" code .
Et voilà, enjoy