PhpStorm 2017.2.2 EAP 172.3757.60

The new PhpStorm 2017.2.2 EAP build (172.3757.60) is now available! You can download it here or via JetBrains Toolbox App. Or, if you have the previous PhpStorm 2017.2.2 EAP build (172.3757.34) installed, you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform. The most important bugfixes are:

  • Performance and stability for PHP editing in complex projects
  • Much awaited spellchecker improvements

See the list of bug-fixes and improvements in our issue tracker.

Download PhpStorm 2017. 2.2 EAP 172.3757.60 for your platform from the project EAP page or click “Update” in your JetBrains Toolbox App and please do report any bugs and feature request to our Issue Tracker.

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PhpStorm 2017.2.2 EAP 172.3757.34

It’s a start of Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2017.2.2, another minor update for PhpStorm 2017.2. A fresh build 172.3757.34 is available here or in JetBrains Toolbox App.

If you have installed PhpStorm 2017.2.1 and have “Early Access Program” channel in Settings | System Settings | Updates, you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

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PHP 7.1 Class Constant Visibility

PHP 7.1 brought some changes to the way you can declare class level constants by giving the ability to mark them as public, private and protected like methods and parameters.

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PHP Annotated Monthly – August 2017

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It’s PHP Annotated Monthly time again. Fresh off a relaxing holiday, PhpStorm Developer Advocate Gary Hockin rounds up all that’s interesting and educational in the PHP world.

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PhpStorm 2017.2.1 is here

PhpStorm 2017.2.1 build 172.3544.41 is now available! You can download it here, in JetBrains Toolbox App or if you have installed the previous PhpStorm 2017.2 or PhpStorm 2017.2.1 EAP build (172.3544.21), you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform. You can find more information in our previous EAP blog post, and here’s a list of the most notable improvements.

The most important changes from PHP side

  • Support for PHP 7.2
  • Blade: support for @guest and @endguest
  • Inspection: Short open tag usage
  • Navigation to an appropriate loop from break/continue

See more information in the previous EAP blog post.

Important bug fixes

  • PHP Comments: Spellchecker doesn’t recognize words with an apostrophe in it: WI-11450
  • Broken Code Completion in JavaScript: WI-36767
  • Allow OS to resolve “composer” executable (global installation): WI-31229
  • Printing Mechanism Prints the Theme’s Background Color: IDEA-90668
  • Tabs limited to 2 when 1 is set: IDEA-173369
  • Auto importing a flow type does not add “type” after “import”: WEB-24910

See the full list of bug-fixes and improvements list in our issue tracker and in the complete release notes.

Download PhpStorm 2017.2.1 build 172.3544.41 for your platform or click “Update” in your JetBrains Toolbox App and please do report any bugs and feature request to our Issue Tracker.

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Code Formatting Tweaks for PhpStorm 2017.2

We’re constantly trying to improve our code formatting options so that everyone gets to automatically format their code just as they like it, and PhpStorm 2017.2 is no different.

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New Inspections in PhpStorm 2017.2

Inspections are the life-blood of PhpStorm, they are the little watchers that detect when you’ve done something suspicious (or even downright wrong) and pop up a little reminder saying “you may want to check that!”. PhpStorm 2017.2 introduces some nice new inspections to catch even more future bugs before they happen.

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PhpStorm 2017.2.1 EAP 172.3544

It’s a start of Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2017.2.1, a minor update for the recently released PhpStorm 2017.2. A fresh build 172.3544.21 is available here, in JetBrains Toolbox App or, if you have installed PhpStorm 2017.2 and have “Early Access Program” channel in Settings->System Settings->Updates, you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.

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New Composer Update in PhpStorm 2017.2

Composer is the cornerstone of modern PHP development, and we’ve made some improvements in PhpStorm 2017.2 to help you work with Composer from within the IDE.

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Configuring With Composer in PhpStorm 2017.2

Configuring PhpStorm correctly is important to get the most out of your IDE, and PhpStorm 2017.2 has made it easier by allowing you to detect some of the settings from your composer.json file.

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