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coffeescript-idea is a plugin for IntelliJ IDEA and RubyMine that provides basic syntax highlighting for CoffeeScript. It is licensed under the Apache License 2.0.


Version 0.1 was made for IntelliJ 9.0.1 Community Edition and RubyMine 2. It is compatible with CoffeeScript 0.5.4

Get it here.


  1. Copy the jar to your IDEA based IDE's plugins folder.
    • IntelliJ 9 Community Edition: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/IntelliJIdea90CE
    • RubyMine 2: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/RubyMine20
  2. Restart your IDEA based IDE.
  3. check that .coffee files should now have syntax highlighting.


If you go to the trouble to try this plugin out, please consider leaving a message on the github issues page with any information about your experience trying it out.

Release History



Thanks to Jeramy Ashkenas and all contributors to the CoffeeScript project.


You can browse the source code at the project's github repository

You can download this project in either zip or tar formats.

You can also clone the project with Git by running:

$ git clone git://