How to install Atom editor in Ubuntu Linux

Atom By Github
Atom By Github

Atom is opensource source code and text editor. Atom can be installed on Windows, Linux and OS X. Atom supports plugins written in Node.js and has embedded Git source control. Atom is developed by GitHub. Atom is build using web technologies and used as a desktop application.

In this post we will see how to install Atom editor on your Ubuntu Linux system.

To download atom you need to type following commands.

Step 1 – Add┬árepositories:

now press enter and type your password.

Step 2 – Update the┬árepositories :

Update may take some time depending upon your system configuration.

Step 3: Install Atom

The above command will Download and install the Atom editor on your Ubuntu Linux operating system.

Step 4 – Now search atom on Ubuntu as shown in the picture below:

search atom on ubuntu
search atom on ubuntu

Step 5 – Enjoy Atom editor. Below is the screenshot of Atom editor running on Ubuntu:

Atom Editor
Atom Editor

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  • alihassam

    Very helpful.