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New in 4.0: Easier debugging of remote PHP command line scripts

Many of PhpStorm users like to debug their PHP web applications and local command line scripts using our zero-configuration debugging approach due to its simplicity and comfort. This time we would like to announce that since PhpStorm 4.0 you can … Continue reading

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New in 4.0: Support of PHP 5.4 Built-in Web Server

As of PHP 5.4.0, the CLI SAPI provides a built-in web server which is intended for development purposes only. We are glad to announce that since PhpStorm 4.0 you can control a web server instance directly from the IDE.

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New in 4.0: Code Coverage for PHPUnit

We continue developing integration with tools essential for each developer who cares about the quality of his code. This time we want to introduce you Code Coverage for PHPUnit.

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New in 3.0: More ‘Surround With’ actions for PHP

There are new ‘Surround With’ actions introduced in PhpStorm 3.0

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New in 3.0: Support of profiling with Zend Debugger

Hello guys, Sometime ago we announced integration with Xdebug profiler in PhpStorm 3.0. This time we want to introduce you integration with another popular CPU profiling extension for PHP – Zend Debugger.

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Debug command line scripts with PhpStorm 2.1

Hello everybody, Recently, we have been often asked to provide a detailed guide in debugging command line scripts. And finally here you are!

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New in 3.0: Xdebug profiler integration

Hello everybody, Xdebug is a great tool and many of you use it for interactive debugging. But Xdebug is not just a debugger, it also provides many other features such as profiling or code coverage Integration with Xdebug Profiler is … Continue reading

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New debug features in PhpStorm 2.1

Hello guys, Let’s talk about some new debug features available in PhpStorm 2.1.

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‘Extract Function/Method’ refactoring for PHP

Hello guys, We are working hard on new features for PhpStorm 2.1, and the ‘Extract Function/Method’ refactoring for PHP is one of them. This feature has been available since the first PhpStorm 2.1 EAP(106.444), and we are looking forward for … Continue reading

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Productivity hints: Writing assignments with ‘Introduce Variable’ refactoring

Hello guys, Recently after demoing the PhpStorm to users on a conference I discovered that our practice of writing assignments “backwards” via “Introduce variable” was really surprising to users… Lets discuss what exactly we are doing and why. How do … Continue reading

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