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NuSphere PhpED 20.0 - New Features

PhpED Version 20.0 truly delivers for PHP developers. Not only PHP Editor/IDE now supports PHP 8.2 and previous versions, it also comes with improved support for popular PHP Frameworks, secure PHP Debugger that supports TLS 1.3 encryption and certificate based authentication, updated built-in SSH client that verifies server host keys to prevent certain attacks and supports recently adopted HMAC altorithms, built-in Chrome browser updated to newer version with path forward to get instant updates more frequently. Code Coverage working seamlessly with phpUnit on local and remote sites. PHP Editor is now running faster with updated versions of built in browsers and lots of PHP Tools. , integrated terminal can launch phpUnit for local and remote tests and much more new on v20 combined with PhpED's traditional strength of PHP Debugger and lighting fast intellisense.

More about PhpED v20:

Full Support for PHP 8.2 in PHP Editor/IDE and PHP Debugger. Full support for debugging and profiling. Read more about PHP 8.2 in PhpED v20

Phped v20 brings yet even safer PHP Debugger - it encrypts communication with TLS 1.3 now and supports client SSL certificates for authentication.

Built-in SSH client supports server host key validation using SSHFP, a DNSSEC based DNS RR records, recognizes host keys signed with certificates so trust of first use is not a hassle anymore, supports recently adopted HMAC algorithms.

Support for Laravel 9.x and Symfony 5.x PHP Frameworks with navigation through M-V-C, Code Insight including Code completion, tooltips and find declarations.

Support for Code Coverage. When running phpUnit tests newly added Tools->Coverage window will show how well your code base is tested.

Support for remote launch of phpUnit in Remote Projects. Remote Projects have been one of the most popular features since PhpED 16.0

TCP port forwarding (aka ssh tunnel) to work with remote database servers. Typically, data bases are protected with firewalls and connecting to them with out port forwarding is impossible. Now such connection is made easy if you have an ssh account

Full update of built in browsers Chrome, FireFox and Internet Explorer. Whole set of improvements detecting standalone browsers Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer. Added Microsoft Edge

Update of CSS and HTML documentation. Now CSS3.0 and HTML 5.0 context help is available

PhpED v20 comes with updated Chrome built-in browser, updated 3rd party libraries including but not limited to openssl, zlib, expat, sqlite, ldns etc.

And much more - PhpED v20 is substantially faster. It is a true full stack Web Development IDE.

Features introduced in previous version

Please visit this page to see all features introduced with PhpED v19

See Complete list of PHP IDE Major Features in PhpED.

See Mini-Tutorials on PHP Tools available in PhpED

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