IDE performance - worth disabling plugins?

I'm using an old Mac, and am wondering whether I should disable all but the vital plugins - will it increase the IDE's performance?


Yes, disabling the plugins you don't use can help.

Please read this article for some tips on how to improve WebStorm’s performance. If you’ve given these tips a try, but WebStorm is still slow, please report a performance problem following the steps in the last section of the article.