How to Install and Getting Started with IntelliJ IDEA 2020 IDE on Linux Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

October 19, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

This Easy Visual-Guide shows you Exactly How to Install IntelliJ IDEA 2021 Java IDE FREE Community Edition Ubuntu Linux 12.04 Precise Pangolin 64-bit .

To Make Best Use of the IntelliJ IDEA 2021 you should Need an Oracle Sun Java SE Official JDK Installation Ubuntu.

And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

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  1. Download IntelliJ IDEA 2021 for Linux:

    IntelliJ IDEA 2021 tar.gz for Linux
  2. Then Extract IntelliJ Archive into /tmp
    Possibly Double-Click on it in the File Manager.
    Or from Command Line with:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/idea*.tar.gz -C /tmp/

    Ubuntu Install IntelliJ IDEA 2021 Extraction

  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu Linux12 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate IntelliJ Idea Folder

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
    Set the root superUser as Holder of IntelliJ IDEA

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/idea*

    Then Switch the Content into the /opt Directory

    mv /tmp/idea* /opt/idea

    Make a Symlink into the working Paths.

    ln -s /opt/idea/bin/idea.sh /usr/local/bin/idea.sh
  5. Start IntelliJ IDEA

    Next you can Start IntelliJ from Terminal with.

    idea.sh
  6. How to Easy Creating an IntelliJ IDEA Quick Launcher.

    Easy IntelliJ Desktop Launcher
  7. Quick Start on IntelliJ IDEA 2021 with Java Hello World.

    Hello World on IntelliJ IDEA Java
IntelliJ IDEA

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