Fidus Writer can be installed in several ways. 

Ubuntu Snap

The simplest way of installing Fidus Writer with its plugins on Ubuntu is via Ubuntu Snap – simply look for Fidus Writer in the software center or install it via the command like this:

sudo snap install fiduswriter

The snap’s presentation page is here:


Fidus Writer is available as a Docker Image which you can find here:

Advanced setups

For more advanced setups or development you may also want to either look at the Fidus Writer’s python package: Or check out its github repository: You will likely also want to take a look at our wiki: