PhpStorm 8.0.2 Web Help

External Diff Tools

File | Settings | Tools | External Diff Tools


On this page, enable PhpStorm to use external tools for comparing files and folders.

Item Description
Use external tool to compare folders Select this check box to have PhpStorm use an external tool for comparing folders. In the text box below, specify the path to the executable file of the desired external tool. Use the Browse button browseButton, if necessary.
Use external tool to compare files Select this check box to have PhpStorm use an external tool for comparing files. In the text box below, specify the path to the executable file of the desired external tool. Use the Browse button browseButton, if necessary.
Use external merge tool Select this check box to have PhpStorm use an external merge tool. In the text box below, specify the path to the executable file of the desired external tool. Use the Browse button browseButton, if necessary.
Parameters Use this field to set the merge tool parameters.

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Last modified: 10 December 2014