When installing a new version of PhpStorm I had the issue that only the settings were imported from the old version but not the plugins – so I had to install them again.
Plugins are located in
where XXX stands for the PhpStorm version number. Here is an example
where I’ve updated from PhpStorm 9.5 to 10 (
# backup just in case cp -R ~/Library/Application\ Support/WebIde100 ~/Library/Application\ Support/WebIde100_backup # move plugins over cp -R ~/Library/Application\ Support/WebIde95/* ~/Library/Application\ Support/WebIde100/ # test it, then remove the backup rm -fr ~/Library/Application\ Support/WebIde100_backup