WebStorm 9.0.0 Web Help

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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+.
  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.

OS X

System Requirements Installation
  • OS X 10.5 or higher, including 10.10
  • 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 OS X Disk Image file at http://www.jetbrains.com/webstorm/download/index.html.
  2. Mount the WebStorm-*.dmg 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 and higher or Open JDK 1.7 and higher.
  • 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. Because running WebStorm from wherever you downloaded the file to may be inconvenient, it is recommended that you move the extracted or unpacked archive folder to the desired location using the mv command in one of the following formats:
    • mv <path to extracted archive folder> <new archive folder>
                                              
    • mv <path to WebStorm-*.tar.gz> <new archive folder>
                                              
  4. Switch to the bin directory in the new location:
    cd <new archive folder>/WebStorm-*/bin
                                    
  5. Run WebStorm.sh from the bin subdirectory.
  6. 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.

Installing Oracle (Sun) JDK 1.6
  • 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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