PhpStorm 2016.3.1 EAP 163.8703

We are glad to announce the start of Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2016.3.1, which is a bug fix update for the recently released PhpStorm 2016.3. A fresh build 163.8703 is available for download, in JetBrains Toolbox or, if you have installed PhpStorm 2016.3 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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PhpStorm 2016.3 is now released!

PhpStorm 2016.3, for this year’s third and last major update of PhpStorm, is now available for download! Read all about the new features and improvements on the PhpStorm website.

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Project Wide PHP 7 Strict Types in PhpStorm 2016.3

PHP 7 is here, and thankfully gaining a lot of traction. There’s never been a better time to convert your project to PHP 7 strict types, and you’ll find so many bugs you never knew existed in the process. Adding the strict types declaration to all of those files can be painful, and you may forget some places. PhpStorm 2016.3 has got you covered.

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Opening Many Project in One Frame

It’s happened! One of the most eagerly anticipated features of 2016.3 is the ability to open many projects in a single frame, here’s how.

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PhpStorm 2016.3 Release Candidate 2 is available

We are glad to announce that PhpStorm 2016.3 RC 2 build 163.7743.39 is now available! If you want to learn all the details about the new features or to get yourself a copy to try right away, please visit our website.

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This build takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.
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Improved Completion for Overriding in PhpStorm 2016.3

At your request, we’ve implemented some subtle improvements in how we generate code completion when you’re overriding methods or properties in PhpStorm 2016.3.

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PhpStorm 2016.3 Release Candidate is available

We are glad to announce that PhpStorm 2016.3 RC 1 build 163.7743 is now available! If you want to learn all the details about the new features or to get yourself a copy to try right away, please visit our website.

phpstorm_splash2016_3_rc

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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PHP Annotated Monthly – November 2016

It’s November, a time of smoky fires and dangerous fireworks here in the UK. Let’s wrap up the latest happenings in the world of PHP with Gary Hockin, Developer Advocate for PhpStorm at JetBrains.

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Docker Remote Interpreters

PhpStorm 2016.3 gives a much easier way to configure a Docker remote interpreter, with configuration done from an extra config option in the Interpreters pane of the IDE.

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PhpStorm 2016.3 Public Preview

We are happy to announce that today we released PhpStorm 2016.3 Public Preview for this year’s third and last major update of PhpStorm.

Everyone is very welcome to download and try its new features, bug fixes and other important improvements. As usual, we’re eager to hear your feedback on it in comments to this post or in our public issue tracker.

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Learn all the details about the new features by visiting our website. Here are some notable highlights of this release:

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