How to Install Sublime Text Editor via PPA

By | June 4, 2015

Sublime Text is the most popular Text Editor among the developers especially for web developers , it’s available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. The latest version of Sublime Text is Sublime Text 3, but it’s still in beta.

There are many features in Sublime Text:

  • Support Multiple Selections, with this feature you can make ten changes on your code at the same time.
  • Goto Anything, this feature allow to open files only with a few keystrokes.
  • Distraction Free Mode, If you need to focus you can use free distraction mode.
  • Command Palette, This feature holds infrequently used functionality, like sorting or change indentation.
  • Instant Project Switch, you can switch between projects in an instant without any distraction.
  • Customize Anything, you can use Snippets, Macros, Completions, etc.
  • Plugin API, it has support to Python based plugin API.
  • Cross Platform, available for Linux, Windows, OS X.
  • and more..

Install Sublime Text 3 in Ubuntu via PPA

First lets thanks to WebUpd8 for add Sublime Text 3 PPA, so we can easily install it. Before we proceeding, make sure the application is not running, because there might be some visual glitches.

So to install Sublime Text 3 use the instructions below (If you’ve used WebUpd8 Sublime Text 2 PPA, It will be replaced automatically with the new Sublime Text 3).

First open your lovely terminal, and run these following commands:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-3
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install sublime-text-installer

Just follow instructions on the screen, then check your new Sublime Text from the Unity Dash.

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