Download IntelliJ IDEA

Download IntelliJ IDEA – how to download all IDEA IntelliJ editions

IDEA IntelliJ - Download IntelliJ IDEAIn each section we covered how to download IntelliJ IDEA. In this article we will group things together and wrap them up.
Although everything is explained on Official Download Page and in our IDEA IntelliJ page we’ll try to make your life easier by explaining this further. Let’s get on to it.

IntelliJ Community Edition

Steps to download:

  1. Download IntelliJ IDEA installation file depending on your OS:
  2. Install the downloaded installation file depending on your OS:
    • For Windows do this:
      • Run the idea-201x.x.x.exe file (where x is a number representing a version) that starts the Installation Wizard
      • Follow all steps suggested by the wizard
    • For Mac OS do this:
      • Download the idea-201x.x.x.dmg macOS Disk Image file (where x is a number representing a version)
      • Mount it as another disk in your system
      • Copy IntelliJ IDEA to your Applications folder
    • For Linux OS do this:
      • Unpack the idea-201x.x.x.tar.gz file (where x is a number representing a version) using the following command: tar -xzf idea-201x.x.x.tar.gz
      • Run idea.sh from the bin subdirectory
  3. Run the installed IDEA IntelliJ

IntelliJ Ultimate Edition

Steps to download:

  1. Download IntelliJ IDEA installation file depending on your OS:
  2. Install the downloaded installation file depending on your OS:
    • For Windows do this:
      • Run the idea-201x.x.x.exe file (where x is a number representing a version) that starts the Installation Wizard
      • Follow all steps suggested by the wizard
    • For Mac OS do this:
      • Download the idea-201x.x.x.dmg macOS Disk Image file (where x is a number representing a version)
      • Mount it as another disk in your system
      • Copy IntelliJ IDEA to your Applications folder
    • For Linux OS do this:
      • Unpack the idea-201x.x.x.tar.gz file (where x is a number representing a version) using the following command: tar -xzf idea-201x.x.x.tar.gz
      • Run idea.sh from the bin subdirectory
  3. Run the installed IDEA IntelliJ

IntelliJ EAP

Steps to download:

  1. Download IntelliJ IDEA installation file depending on your OS:
  2. Install the downloaded installation file depending on your OS:
    • For Windows do this:
      • Run the ideaIU-17x.xxxx.xx.exe file (where x is a number representing a version) that starts the Installation Wizard
      • Follow all steps suggested by the wizard
    • For Mac OS do this:
      • Download the ideaIU-17x.xxxx.xx.dmg macOS Disk Image file (where x is a number representing a version)
      • Mount it as another disk in your system
      • Copy IntelliJ IDEA to your Applications folder
    • For Linux OS do this:
      • Unpack the ideaIU-17x.xxxx.xx.tar.gz file (where x is a number representing a version) using the following command: tar -xzf ideaIU-17x.xxxx.xx.tar.gz
      • Run idea.sh from the bin subdirectory
  3. Run the installed IDEA IntelliJ

Conclusion

We hope this was simple for you as it was for us. Download IntelliJ IDEA should not be hard. And it isn’t.

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