How to Install Atom Text Editor on Linux Mint

In this article I am going to explain how to install Atom text editor on Linux Mint 18. Atom Editor is an Advanced Text Editor and if you are looking a good Code editor for your Linux Mint Desktop, Then Atom is the best.

Download Atom Editor for Linux Mint

Go to https://atom.io website and download the latest Atom .deb package for Linux Mint.

Download Atom Editor for Linux Mint

Save atom .deb package to your computer.

Install Atom Editor using GDebi Package Installer

After the download is finished, we can install the .deb file using the GDebi package installer.

Right click on the downloaded atom .deb file and select Open with GDebi Package Installer.

Install Atom Editor using GDebi Package Installer

In the Package Installer Click on the Install Package Button to Install Atom Text editor on Linux Mint 18.

After the Installation is finished, You can open the Atom Editor From the Linux Mint Start Menu under the Programming subcategory.

How to Install Atom Text Editor on Linux Mint

Ok! Now you have installed Atom Text Editor on Your Linux Mint Desktop.