WebStorm 8.0.0 Web Help

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WebStorm can be opened simultaneously with PhpStorm.

In this section:

Windows

System Requirements Installation
  • Microsoft Windows 8/7/Vista/2003/XP (incl.64-bit)
  • Intel Pentium III/800 MHz or higher (or compatible)
  • 512 MB RAM minimum, 1 GB RAM recommended
  • 1024x768 minimum screen resolution
  • Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6 or higher.
  1. Download WebStorm at http://www.jetbrains.com/webstorm/download/index.html.
  2. Run the WebStorm-*.exe file that starts the Installation Wizard.
  3. Follow all steps suggested by the wizard. Please pay special attention to the corresponding installation options.

Macos

System Requirements Installation
  • Mac OS X 10.5 or higher, including 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • JDK 6
  • 512 MB RAM minimum, 1 GB RAM recommended
  • 1024x768 minimum screen resolution
  • Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6 or higher.
  1. Download the WebStorm-*.dmg Mac OS X Disk Image file at http://www.jetbrains.com/webstorm/download/index.html.
  2. Mount the WebStorm-*.dmg Mac OS X Disk Image file as another disk in your system.
  3. Copy WebStorm to your Applications folder.

Linux

System Requirements Installation
  • Intel Pentium III/800 MHz or higher (or compatible)
  • 512 MB RAM minimum, 1 GB RAM recommended
  • 1024x768 minimum screen resolution
  • Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6 or higher. Open JDK is not supported.
  • GNOME or KDE desktop.
  1. Download the WebStorm-*.tar.gz file at http://www.jetbrains.com/webstorm/download/index.html.
  2. Unpack the WebStorm-*.tar.gz file using the following command:
    tar xfz WebStorm-*.tar.gz
                                    
  3. Run WebStorm.sh from the bin subdirectory.
  4. Install Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6 or higher if your distribution does not contain it. Follow the provider's instructions at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html.

    Note

    Open JDK is not supported.

To install Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6, do one of the following:
  • Use the Debian repository. In the Command prompt, type the following sequence of commands:
    1. sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ lucid partner"
    2. sudo apt-get update
    3. sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jdk sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin
    4. java -version to check that installation is successful.
  • Download and install JDK 1.6 from Oracle official site.
    1. Download Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6 for not RPM-based platforms.
    2. Follow the installation instructions.
    3. Specify the directory where JDK is installed through the JAVA_HOME variable.

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