Advanced PHP editor and reliable development environment
The built-in smart PHP editor that is compatible with modern and legacy versions of PHP, and that also features code auto-completion, on-the-fly error prevention, refactorings and support for language mixtures.
A large number of inspections ensure the quality of your code as you type by constantly analyzing the entire project.
The editor is accompanied by PHPDoc support, code arranger and re-arranger, PHP code sniffer and mess detector, quick fixes, code formatter and other features that will keep your code clean and valid.
Code completion and formatting capabilities
Moreover, the Code formatter offers code style configuration and other features that enable you to write easy to support code. You can take advantage of the built-in PSR1 and PSR2, Symfony2, Drupal, Zend and other standards compliant code formatting.
What is more, PhpStorm makes it easy for you to take care of various routine tasks directly from within the IDE thanks to the local history, Version Control Systems integration, support for remote deployment, command-line tools, SQL and databases, Composer, Vagrant, PHP UML, built-in REST client, SSH console and more.
Reliable visual debugger and remote debugging options
In a nutshell, PhpStorm is one of those apps that will make you ask yourself how have you been able to develop PHP projects before installing it.