How to Install WebStorm on Manjaro 18

Install WebStorm on Manjaro

WebStorm is an intelligent and fully featured IDE for JavaScript developed by JetBrains. It also provides support for Typescript, and CSS etc. You can also extend WebStorm features by using plugins. By using WebStorm plugins you can also get support for frameworks like Node.js, Angularjs etc. We can also use WebStorm for other programming languages like HTML, SQL, CSS and more. In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to install WebStorm on Manjaro 18.


Before you start to install WebStorm on Manjaro 18. You must have the non-root user account on your system with sudo privileges.

Install Snappy Package Manager

Snappy provides better package management support for Manjaro 18. It’s quick and easy to use. To install Snappy package manager type following command. If its already installed on the system skip to next step:

sudo pacman -S snapd

Install WebStorm

Now to download and installed WebStorm snap package run following command. It will take some time to download and install package.

sudo snap install webstorm --classic

After successfully downloading and installing the package you will get the following output.

webstorm 2018.2.4 from 'jetbrains' installed

Start WebStorm

After successful installation to start WebStorm via terminal run following command.


You can also start WebStorm from activities on Manjaro. Typing WebStorm will show you WebStorm icon.

You will get the following output for setting up the initial configuration.

phpstrom initial configuration
phpstrom initial configuration


You have successfully learned how to install WebStorm on Manjaro 18. If you have any queries regarding this then please dont forget to comment below.