How to Install PhpStorm on Debian 10

Install PhpStorm on Debian 10

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure PhpStorm on Debian 10. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.

PHPStorm is an intelligent and fully featured IDE for PHP developed by JetBrains. It also provides support for Javascript, Typescript, and CSS etc. You can also extend PHPStorm features by using plugins. By using PhpStorm plugins you can also get support for frameworks like Laravel, CodeIgniter. We can also use PHPStorm for other programming languages like HTML, SQL, Javascript, CSS and more.

Install PhpStorm on Debian

Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Install PhpStorm on Debian 10.

The easiest way to install PhpStorm on Debian is using the Snap package. To install the latest stable version of PhpStorm, open up a terminal window and run the following command:

sudo apt install snapd snapd-xdg-open
sudo snap install phpstorm --classic

Once the installation is complete, you can start PhpStorm from the application menu, or by running the following command in terminal:


You can also start PHPStorm from activities on Debian. Typing PHPStorm will show you PHPStorm icon.

Congratulation, you have learned how to install and configure PhpStorm on Debian 10 Buster. If you have any question, please leave a comment below.