Category Archives: Cool Feature

Deployment To Multiple Hosts

With the PhpStorm’s deployment capabilities, you can copy files and folders to remote servers. You can use FTP/SFTP/FTPS as well as a local or a mounted folder as a destination. You may often need to deploy to multiple servers: For … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature | Tagged , | Leave a comment

PHP CS Fixer Support

PhpStorm already supports the popular code quality checking tools, PHPCS and PHPMD, which help you follow industry coding style standards (such as PSR-2), framework-specific standards, or your own team standards. Checking for standards compliance is great, but fixing issues by … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP 183.4139.30

The new PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP build (183.4139.30) is now available! This build delivers DQL support, sprintf()/printf() handling improvements, and a performance boost for renaming private properties. It also includes bug fixes and other improvements for PHP, Web, and IntelliJ Platform.

Posted in Cool Feature, Early Access Program | Tagged | 1 Comment

Sharing Code Snippets in PhpStorm Easy Way

Code snippets, or Live Templates as they are called in PhpStorm, can help you save and reuse code. This can be any code fragment that you find yourself using often – just a single line of code like a method definition, … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature | 7 Comments

PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP 183.3975.17

The new PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP build (183.3975.17) is now available! This build brings support for viewing GitHub pull requests and introduces the Change class member visibility and Inline alias refactorings. It also includes bug fixes and other improvements for PHP, Web, and IntelliJ Platform. You can … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature, Early Access Program | Tagged | Leave a comment

PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP 183.3647.13

The new PhpStorm 2018.3 EAP build (183.3647.13) is now available! This build delivers remote deployment to multiple hosts, a new refactoring for replacing imports with aliases, and numerous bug fixes and improvements for PHP and Web. It also includes the latest enhancements for IntelliJ Platform. You can download it here or … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature, Early Access Program, Newsletter | Tagged | 2 Comments

PhpStorm 2018.3 Early Access Program is Open

Today we start the Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2018.3 (EAP). A fresh build 183.2153.44 is available for download here and in the JetBrains Toolbox App. This build delivers PHP CS Fixer Support, Simplified settings of quality tools, search variables in debug, Ctrl+Dot completion, redesigned Search … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature, Early Access Program, Newsletter | Tagged | 25 Comments

Quickstart with Docker in PhpStorm

So, you’ve decided to try something new today and started a project from scratch. Your first step will be to set up a development environment: at the bare minimum, you’d want to run a web server and a PHP interpreter … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature, Newsletter, Tutorial | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

PHPUnit composite configuration scope

PhpStorm 2018.2 comes with an extra level of flexibility for working with PHPUnit tests. Previously, you could run either a single method in a class, or all methods at once. Now, PhpStorm also lets you run an arbitrary selection of … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature, Newsletter | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

HTTP Client Enhancements

We continue improving the editor-based HTTP client, and PhpStorm 2018.2 brings several useful enhancements to it: you can now use environment variables inside the request body, apply code formatting to POST request bodies, and enjoy built-in Unicode support. Let’s take … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Feature | Tagged , | 7 Comments