Does Babel use Tsconfig?
@babel/preset-typescript is not using tsconfig.
Does Babel Transpile TypeScript?
Babel for transpiling, tsc for types
ts file generation. By using babel’s support for TypeScript, you get the ability to work with existing build pipelines and are more likely to have a faster JS emit time because Babel does not type check your code.
Do I need Babel preset TypeScript?
Understanding the need for Babel
Does TypeScript compile or Transpile?
What is Babel for?
Is TypeScript a transpiler?
Do I need both Babel and TypeScript?
If you need custom transformations, you’ll need to use Babel. The good news is that most TypeScript tools allow you to both use TypeScript and then run the code through Babel afterwards, to get the best of both worlds. But this obviously comes with additional complexity in your build-chain.
What is Babel vs Webpack?
What does Babel preset TypeScript do?
How does Transpilation apply to TypeScript?
2 Answers. TypeScript allows you to use new language features from ES6 and it will transpile those language features to ES5; however, it does not add polyfills for built in functions that exist in ES6, but don’t exist in ES5.
Do I need to use Babel?
You must use Babel to be sure that everyone will be able to run your code, else you can develop without it.