AI Assistant is available in JetBrains IDEs as a bundled plugin. Follow the steps below to enable it and activate your JetBrains AI Pro subscription.
If you have a paid JetBrains IDE subscription, you may also be eligible for a free AI Assistant trial. Refer to this article to start a free trial.
1. Check your IDE version
You need version 2023.3 or later to use AI Assistant. If you're using an earlier version, update your IDE.
2. Make sure your IDE is not a Community Edition
The AI Assistant plugin is not yet compatible with Community Editions.
3. If you’re using a commercial IDE license provided by your employer, make sure AI Assistant is enabled in your organization
If you see an AI Assistant is disabled by your company message in the plugin, ask your organization admin to enable it. Here are the instructions for admins on how to enable AI Assistant.
4. Make sure your JetBrains AI Pro subscription is available in your JetBrains Account
Log in to your JetBrains Account and verify that the JetBrains AI Pro subscription is listed among your available licenses.
5. Enable the plugin and activate your subscription
Follow the instructions provided in your IDE’s documentation to enable the AI Assistant plugin. For example, here are the instructions for IntelliJ IDEA.