How-to Install and Getting-Started with IntelliJ IDEA 15.X for Java, Groovy, Scala & Android Development on Linux CentOS 6.4 KDE4 32/64bit Easy Visual-Guide

May 10th, 2013 by Regaz



The Step-by-Step Easy Visual-Guide Shows You Exactly How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA 2017 FREE Community Edition for Java, Groovy, Scala & Android Development on Linux CentOS 6.4 KDE4 i686/x8664 Desktop.

To Make Best Use of the IntelliJ IDEA 2017 you should Need the Oracle Sun Java SE Official JDK Installation for CentOS.

To Rend the Entire Process Easier to Visualize and Follow the Post 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 Latest IntelliJ IDEA for Linux:

    IntelliJ for Linux tar.gz
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Linux KDE4 IntelliJ IDEA tar.gz Archive Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux CentOS 6 KDE4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate IntelliJ Idea Folder
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Set the root superUser as Holder of IntelliJ IDEA

    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. Starting IntelliJ IDEA
    Next you can Launch IntelliJ from Terminal with

    idea.sh
  6. Quick Start on IntelliJ IDEA 2017 with Java Hello World

    Hello World on IntelliJ IDEA Java
IntelliJ IDEA

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