Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript IDE - Codelobster PHP [Sponsored]

September 21, 2016

For valuable work on the creation of sites you need a good comfortable editor necessarily. There are many requiring paid products for this purpose, but we would like to select free of charge very functional and at the same time of simple in the use editor - –Codelobster PHP Edition.


Let’s consider some important possibilities and advantages of this program:

  • All code highlights depending on a type, the also mixed code is thus supported, so the area of HTML will be highlighted as HTML, PHP as PHP, and Javascript as Javascript in the same file. There is the possibility of choice from color schemes, including popular IDEs.

  • Powerful autocompletion for HTML, PHP, CSS and Javascript, including HTML5 and CSS3. For PHP the structure of the project is fully recognized, and the complete list of methods falls out in the proper places.

  • HTML/CSS inspector on the type of Firebug, which allows easily to correlate the selected elements of the page with a code and proper style.

  • Context help on all supported languages. By pressing the F1 key the page with detailed description for current tag, attribute or function will be opened.

  • PHP debugger. The PHP debugger allows you to execute PHP scripts incrementally, watching the values of all variables in every line.

  • The SQL manager allows to produce all necessary actions with a database - to add, delete, edit a structure and records in tables, to export data, execute SQL queries. Highlighting and autocompletion work for SQL files also.

  • Support of FTP allows to work straight with a remote server and to do all necessary changes with files.

  • The portable option allows you to use the editor without the preliminary installation.

  • Other useful utilities: pair highlighting, the possibility of blocks selection, collapsing, tooltips, navigation on descriptions of functions and included files at withholding of the key of CTRL, viewing of structure of files and project, preview in a browser, bookmarks, and all other standard possibilities for work with a code.

Also, there are special plugins to work with:

  • CMS: Drupal, Joomla

  • PHP frameworks: CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Symfony, Yii, Laravel

  • JavaScript libraries: JQuery, Node.js

  • WordPress blogging engine

  • Smarty and Twig template engines

More information

Developer: Codelobster Software - Web Site: - Languages: English, Russian, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese - Supported OS: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7.

Download Link: Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript editor (IDE) - Codelobster PHP Edition

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