How to Install Arduino IDE on Ubuntu – Arduino Board

Arduino IDE is a free open source integrated development environment for Windows, MacOS and Linux. You can use it to write code and upload it to your Arduino board. Supports all available Arduino boards. Arduino is an electronics platform based on hardware and software. Arduino programming language The Arduino IDE allows you to control your Arduino board, such as spinning motors, lighting LEDs, and publishing tasks online. It is released under the GNU General Public License version 2 license.

Install Arduino IDE on Ubuntu.

The Arduino IDE can be installed via Ubuntu’s snappy package manager. Open a terminal console app (ctrl + alt + t) and execute this Arduino IDE installation command.

sudo snap install arduino

Next, enter and enter your Ubuntu password. The installation of Arduino IDE starts on Ubuntu. After installing on the terminal, execute this command to start the Arduino IDE.


To upload the code to the Arduino board via USB, you need to add your username to the dialout group. To do so, run this command. Replace $ USER with your username.

sudo usermod -a -G dialout $USER


sudo snap connect arduino:raw-usb

Then restart your computer.

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You can code online with this Arduino web editor

Arduino Web Editor


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