Troubleshooting the Sublime Text plugin

This article describes some common issues users encounter with the Sublime plugin as well as fixes for the issues.

No Kite Status Icon Shown

If you do not see Kite's status icon in the bottom left corner of Sublime, please check the following.

1. Check that the Kite plugin is installed

First, make sure that the Sublime plugin is in fact installed by checking Kite's plugin manager. If the plugin is not installed, then you can use the plugin manager to install it.

⚠️ Important: You may need to restart Sublime after installing the plugin for the changes to take effect.

2. Check that you are coding in a saved and supported file

Kite is only active in saved files with supported file extensions. Specifically, check that you are coding in a file saved with one of these extensions:   .py  .go  .js  .jsx  .vue 

3. If you still don't see the Kite icon...

Please file an issue in our GitHub repository so we can investigate.

Kite's Features Aren't Working

Please make sure you've followed our guide to using the Sublime plugin to ensure that you're using the plugin correctly.

If you still cannot get the Sublime plugin to work, please file an issue in our GitHub repository so we can investigate.