Tag Archives: JavaScript

PhpStorm & WebStorm 4.0 EAP 116.101

This week’s EAP brings you important bug fixes and improvements in all areas, with following changes most notable: PHP 5.4 is now fully supported – this build will recognize trait use section’s method renames and conflict resolution rules and infer $this type in … Continue reading

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New in 4.0: JavaScript.next syntax support

As you may know, there are different versions of the JavaScript language. Each JavaScript engine implementation adds some nice features that others don’t have. To make sure that you only use features suitable for targeted environments, choose an appropriate one … Continue reading

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JavaScript unit testing support

If you’re a JavaScript developer, you probably know that the quality and correctness of your application are crucial. Well, consistency and regression testing just got a little less painful. Meet JsTestDriver plugin – an open-source project that was originally started at … Continue reading

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Search for code duplicates in WebStorm/PhpStorm

We’re glad to announce a new code analysis feature that is available in the most recent PhpStorm EAP— Locate Duplicates. This feature lets you quickly find duplicate code fragments and then fix them, therefore reducing the size of your code … Continue reading

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CoffeeScript support in 3.0

If you like the mixture of JavaScript and coffee and have jumped on the boat of CoffeeScript adopters, then this piece of news is for you. First EAP of PhpStorm & WebStorm 3.0 bundles new and improved version of CoffeeScript … Continue reading

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Debugging JavaScript in Google Chrome

Both WebStorm 2.0 and PhpStorm 2.0 allow you to debug JavaScript code while running it in Mozilla Firefox (including Firefox 4). In WebStorm 2.1 and PhpStorm 2.1, which are currently in early production access, you can also choose to debug … Continue reading

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External API Docs Support for Popular JavaScript Frameworks

JavaScript libraries introduced recently are very well accepted by you. And it is just the time to make one step further to ease your work with JavaScript. Now, in the recent 2.0 build, you can open a Web page with … Continue reading

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“use strict” from EcmaScript 5 is supported in WebStorm / PhpStorm!

Recently JavaScript specification was incrementally advanced with: a) common coding pitfalls prevention mode (aka “strict mode“) and b) nice (yet de-facto already used) existing library additions. With several browsers around the corner completely supporting new-but-backward-compatible standard we are HAPPY to … Continue reading

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Working with JavaScript Libraries in PhpStorm & WebStorm

Those of us who work a lot with JavaScript often face a small issue with Autocompletion which turns to be not a small issue but a big mess. By default, completion works for all JavaScript files located under your project … Continue reading

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Improvement of HTML5 support in PhpStorm & WebStorm

Recently, we’ve added a number of new features that simplify HTML5 development. Here’s a short list of their highlights: Support of HTML custom data attributes. The attributes with names that begin with data- can be used to store some custom … Continue reading

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