Intellij Idea For Mac

  1. Intellij Download Mac
  2. Intellij Community Edition Download

Intellij Download Mac

  1. Brief Overview of JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate 2019 for Mac OS X. JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate 2018 for Mac is an imposing application which can be used for developing the mobile applications and frameworks irrespective of the fact which programming language you select to work with.
  2. IntelliJ IDEA for Mac lets you code without a hitch.It practices a non-intrusive, intuitive approach to help you write, debug, refactor, test and learn your code. Thanks to its deep understanding of languages and technologies, IntelliJ IDEA provides a second pair of hands for you when you need them.
  3. If you are on Mac OS X or Ubuntu, the problem is caused by the symlinks to the JDK. File Invalidate Caches should help. If it doesn't, specify the JDK path to the direct JDK Home folder, not a symlink. Invalidate Caches menu item is available under IntelliJ IDEA File menu. Direct JDK path after the recent Apple Java update is.

Take a note of the installation location, as we will be needing this for the next step. Step 2: Setting up IntelliJ Idea. Create a new Java Application project or open your existing application in.

Hey guys, in this post will learn about how to download and install IntelliJ for Mac.


IntelliJ is an IDE(Integrated Development Environment) for Java developers. IntelliJ is available in two editions, Ultimate and Community. We will be downloading IntelliJ Community Edition because it’s free, open-source.


Intellij Community Edition Download

  • Download and Install JAVA(JDK)

Download and Install IntelliJ

Step 1: Navigate to

Step 2: Click on download option

Step 3: In the next screen

  1. Select the platform ( I will be using Mac for my tutorial)
  2. Select the edition

Step 4: Save the file in your desired location

Step 5: Open the downloaded file, and you should be seeing a message something like verifying and opening. Once you get the below screen, drag and drop the IntelliJ to the Applications folder

Step 6: After you drag and drop into the applications folder, you should see something like below screen,

Step 7: Once the copying process has been done, follow the below steps,

  1. Click Applications folder in the side panel
  2. Double Click IntelliJ
  3. Click Open
Intellij idea mac settings folder

Step 8: You should be able to see IntelliJ application has been opened

Step 9: Welcome to IntelliJ IDEA screen

Intellij idea for mac

Step 10: You can add IntelliJ to Mac’s Dock by right-clicking IntelliJ which is opened in the Dock -> Click Options -> Click Keep in Dock so that you can quickly access IntelliJ next time.

You have downloaded and installed IntelliJ successfully!!

In my next post, will learn about how to install cucumber plugin for IntelliJ.

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