How can I ask IDEA to check for updates to installed plugins?

I got a notification that one plugin had an update available, but had to  restart my machine before I acted on it, and now I don't know how to  get that info back. Is there some way to search for updates to all  installed plugins?

Check For Updates appears to only check IDEA itself. I'm aware of the Update Plugin context menu item in the Plugins list, but it's disabled for every plugin I've checked, and checking every one isn't reasonable.

Thanks,
Dave

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Hello.

Please check the plugin icons in Settings / Plugins. Ones that can be updated has special icon with a green arrow. Also "Sort by status" moves them to the list top for me.

Regards,
Alexander.

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Thanks for your reply Alexander.

All icons are the same light brown plug, so Sort By Status (which I had overlooked, thanks for pointing it out) doesn't do anything.

How does that make sense with the blue colors I see on some plugins in repository view, and the notification I got earlier that a plugin had an update available?

I'm on 12.1.6. Are there any known issues around this? I looked and didn't see anything obviously related.

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Blue color in Browse Repositories, AFAIU, shows already installed up-to-date plugins. If new version is available then _this_ dialog (not Settings / Plugins) shows the plugin in red.

Sorry, but I can't say for sure what was that notification.

Regards,
Alexander.

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Hmmm, thanks, that could be it, two different coloration schemes. Only thing that doesn't quite make sense is that Browse Repositories shows Gherkin as updatable, and sorts it first when Sort Installed First ischecked, but I don't see it in Plugins, even with Show set to All Plugins.

Guess I'll never know what that notification was, unless it was for Gherkin, but I don't remember that at all, never heard of it actually (limited me, I know).

Side note: Especially since both Plugins and Browse Repositories use color coding with no legend or other key, it'd be great if there was a help page for Browser Repositories that had this info.

Thanks again.

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