PHPSTORM settings not saving

I'm using ubuntu 22 and phpstorm latest version I facing an issue like "Unable to save setting" and how to solve this.

Due to this issue every time the project layout changes to the default setting.


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Hi there,

Does it happen with all projects or this one only/some projects?

1. I Suggest to check idea.log file for possible hints/exceptions -- "Help | Show Log in XXX" . That will give a clue where to look further.

2. It could be file permissions issue (not sure if global/IDE-wide settings or project ones).

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You can also share your idea.log file with us by e.g. uploading it at or contacting us directly via Help | Contact Support

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Yes thanks Andriy its due to folder permission. now working fine


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