IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 Help

Browse JetBrains Plugins dialog

This dialog opens when you click the Install JetBrains plugin button on the Plugins page.

This dialog shows a list of the JetBrains repository plugins.

You can sort and filter the list, download and install plugins, and configure HTTP proxy settings.

Main controls

Item Description
/help/img/idea/2016.3/search_plugins.png Type the search string.

As you type, the list of plugins changes: only the plugins whose names and descriptions contain the specified string are displayed.

If you want IntelliJ IDEA to remember the search string, press Enter.

To bring the plugin list back to its initial state, delete the text in the search box or click /help/img/idea/2016.3/clear.png.

To access the list of memorized search strings, click /help/img/idea/2016.3/find1.png.

/help/img/idea/2016.3/refresh.png Click this icon to update the list of plugins and their statuses.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/plugin_category_list.png This drop-down list provides category-based filtering. You can select to see all plugins, or only the plugins that belong to a the selected category.
Sort byClick /help/img/idea/2016.3/sortMarkerDesc.png and select a category.
Install pluginClick the Install plugin button in the description area to download and install the selected plugin.
HTTP Proxy Settings If you access the Internet via an HTTP proxy, click this button and specify the HTTP proxy settings.

Context menu commands

Reload List of PluginsUse this command to update the list of plugins and their statuses.
Sort by | <Category> Use this command to enable or cancel sorting. The following categories are available:
  • Status
  • Downloads
  • Rating
  • Last Updated
Download and InstallUse this command to download and install the selected plugin.

See Also

Last modified: 21 March 2017