In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Phpstorm on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. 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.
Install Phpstorm on Ubuntu
Step 1. First, before you start installing any package on your Ubuntu server, we always recommend making sure that all system packages are updated.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade
Step 2. Install Snappy Package Manager.
To install snappy package manager type following command:
sudo apt install snapd snapd-xdg-open
Step 3. Install PhpStorm on Ubuntu 18.04.
To install PhpStorm, open the Ubuntu terminal and execute:
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 Ubuntu. Typing PHPStorm will show you PHPStorm icon. If you want to uninstall PhpStorm, Run:
sudo snap remove phpstorm
That’s all you need to do to install Phpstorm on Ubuntu 18.04. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.