2201.4.1 (Swan Lake Update 4)
If you are new to Ballerina, download the relevant Ballerina distribution based on your operating system and install it.
To verify that Ballerina was successfully installed, execute the
bal version command in the Terminal/Shell. For more information on installing Ballerina, see Installation options.
Visual Studio Code extension
Next, install the Ballerina Visual Studio Code extension from the VS Code marketplace.
Visual Studio Code
Now, you are all set to get started with Ballerina.