Komodo IDE for PHP Development

Komodo: The Best PHP IDE

Komodo is a full featured PHP IDE that supports major web technologies including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Laravel Blade, Zend Framework, Drupal and more. With features such as visual debugging, unit testing and version control, development in mind, enjoy greater productivity with this killer PHP IDE and:

  • Write quality code
  • Debug PHP quickly and easily
  • Profile code to detect hotspots
  • Leverage version control and run unit tests
  • Build dynamic web applications
  • Integrated database support
  • Customize your environment
  • Install on Windows, Mac, Linux with just one license

Advanced Editor / Intelligent Code Editor

Komodo IDE helps PHP devs write code faster and more accurately, with multi-language syntax checking and highlighting, auto-complete, calltips, snippets, macros and other productivity-enhancing features. With code refactoring (renaming variables and class members, extracting methods), you can make global code changes, saving time compared to making changes manually. Also includes code folding, split view, multi-window editing, smart syntax checking and highlighting, snippets and macros, and more.

Graphical Debugging

Enjoy debugging for PHP 4.4 and higher. Run it locally in the IDE or remotely on an external server or platform. Configure breakpoints, create and debug regular expressions with the RX Toolkit.

Unit Testing for PHP

Create and run unit tests with PHPUnit, and detect performance issues with function-by-function code profiling (also reads Callgrind/Cachegrind format).

PHP IDE for Teams

Code Collaboration allows you and your team to edit a document with multiple users simultaneously. The Komodo Shared Toolbox allows you to store common snippets, macros, and more via network share, source code control, or the Publish feature. Coding Standards lets you keep shared work consistent with version control and auto-formatting, while Komodo’s extended functionality allows you to scale your projects as required with extensions for integrated technologies.

Code Intelligence

Code efficiently with auto-complete and calltips for PHP in Komodo IDE. Code refactoring features smart code-transformation capabilities including Rename Variable, Rename Class Member, and Method Extraction. Structure code easily with Code Browser. Komodo supports any framework (ie. Cake PHP, jQuery) and PHPDoc.

Version Control & Integrated Tools

Version control, interactive shells, code profiling, integrated user testing, toolbox and publishing support. Subversion, Mercurial, Git, Perforce, Bazaar, CVS are also supported. Build, edit, and debug regular expressions with the Regex Toolkit. The Database Explorer supports SQLite with extensions for MySQL and Oracle.

Code Profiling

Analyze code performance function-by-function and detect hotspots. The code profiler analyzes programs on a function-by-function basis, tracking which function calls are made, and how long calls take to complete. Code profiling supports PHP 5.2 and higher.

Extend & Customize

Vi/Vim, emacs and other included key bindings provide you with a familiar editing experience, straight out of the box. Customize your UI and editor pane with a variety of themes, and extend your editing and IDE functionality with a multitude of available add-ons. Extend color schemes, syntax checkers, and more.



Being a multi-language IDE, Komodo also supports all major languages including Python, NodeJS, Ruby, Go, Perl, Tcl, and more

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