The easiest way to start is with Create React App.
Run the following command in the WSL-terminal:
npx create-react-app my-application --template typescript
Here we used the TypeScript template.
--template typescript option.
The above command will create a folder called
my-application in the current directory.
That folder will contain a brand new React application. Change to that new folder and open VS Code:
cd my-application code .
Next open the terminal window in VS Code and from there run the app with