IntelliJ IDEA 2019.3 Help


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This page contains information about the current IntelliJ IDEA version and availability of a newer version. You can also configure how you want to update IntelliJ IDEA.



Automatically check for updates for

Select whether you want IntelliJ IDEA to check for updates automatically and choose an update channel.

  • Early Access Program: Provides all updates, including weekly EAP releases. This channel is not recommended for production development.

  • Beta Releases or Public Previews: Includes stable releases, release candidates, and beta releases. Some updates in this channel may contain minor bugs and feature previews.

  • Stable Releases: Includes only stable releases that are recommended for production.

Check Now

Check for updates immediately.

View/edit ignored updates

Show the list of updates that were ignored. These updates will not be suggested until you remove them from the list of ignored updates.

Last modified: 26 April 2020