Category Archives: Newsletter

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

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Simplified CodeSniffer and MessDetector Setup

PHP Code Sniffer and PHP Mess Detector are the proven tools for ensuring that your code is clean, consistent, and conforming to the chosen coding standards. In PhpStorm 2018.2, we’ve simplified setting up of these tools to the point that … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2018.2.1 is released

PhpStorm 2018.2.1 build 182.3911.43 is now available! You can download it here or in JetBrains Toolbox App. If you have installed the previous PhpStorm 2018.2 or PhpStorm 2018.2.1 EAP build (182.3911.19), please invoke the Check for updates action to receive the latest update. This build delivers new features, … Continue reading

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New inspections in PhpStorm 2018.2

Every PhpStorm release brings new inspections among other features, and PhpStorm 2018.2 is no exception. The new inspections will detect extensions that are not listed in composer.json, highlight the non-canonical order of elements in PHPDoc annotations, and warn you when … Continue reading

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Move Instance Method Refactoring

When you need to move a method across the class hierarchy, PhpStorm provides you with several facilities for this. For example, you can move some functionality between a class and its parent using the Pull Up/Push Down refactorings. Or you … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2018.2 is now released!

PhpStorm 2018.2, the second major update for PhpStorm in 2018, is now available! You can download it here or via JetBrains Toolbox App. Our website has all the details of this release, and here’s a roundup of the notable highlights. PHP Language Custom postfix completion templates FQCN completion … Continue reading

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Custom postfix completion templates

Postfix code completion is a handy feature that lets you transform an existing expression into a different one, based on a postfix you specify after the dot. For example, to iterate over an object, use the fe  postfix after your … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2018.2 Public Preview

Today we released PhpStorm 2018.2 Public Preview, the next major update for PhpStorm! You can download it here or via JetBrains Toolbox App. Try its new features, bug fixes, and other important improvements. As usual, we’re eager to hear your feedback in the comments to this post … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2018.1.6 is released

PhpStorm 2018.1.6 build 181.5281.35 is now available! You can download it here or in JetBrains Toolbox App. If you have installed the previous PhpStorm 2018.1.5, please invoke the Check for updates action to receive the latest update. This build fixes the issue with the Register action: IDEA-193747 Download PhpStorm 2018.1.6 … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2018.2 Early Access Program is Open

Today we start the Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2018.2 (EAP). A fresh build 182.2371.32 is available for download here and within the JetBrains Toolbox App. What is Early Access Program? Early Access Program (EAP) allows you to try pre-release versions of our software to evaluate … Continue reading

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