Snap FAQs

If you should need help with snaps, we have many different ways to get in touch and we are always happy to help. Here you can find a curated list of questions which came up on AskUbuntu. We will keep on updating the list regularly.

Examples and tutorials

Check out the snapcraft source code where we maintain a lot of examples of how to turn software into snaps.

You can also install the snap-codelabs snap for a step-by-step snapping tutorial:

sudo snap install snap-codelabs

You can then access tutorials on your local machine at port 8123 by opening http://localhost:8123 in a web browser.

Snaps in General

Overview

Using snaps

Snapping

Getting started

Organising files

Debugging

Python

Java

Desktop

General

Plugins