Visual Studio Code – Activity Bar Icons

It seems that I am not alone in the funny episode that happened to me a few days ago, and that is why I am writing this small article.

We all use the icons in the activity bar on the left. I am sure of it.

Apparently, on some occasions, some people manage to hide one or more icons available here. In my particular case, I remember it was the Source Contol icon.

The million-dollar question for some people is: “How to get the icon(s) back?” – I know this must be super simple to most of you reading this, and also how ridiculous this may sound to many. However, after searching for a bit, I realised that I am not alone in this query.

I will not delay you more. Here is the solution:

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