PhpStorm 2016.1 Help

Accessing Settings

On this page:

Opening the Settings / Preferences dialog

Do one of the following:

  • Press Ctrl+Alt+S.
  • On the main toolbar, click settings.
  • On the main menu, choose: File | Settings for Windows and Linux or PhpStorm | Preferences for OS X
  • Press Ctrl+Shift+A, type settings and press Enter. See Navigating to Action.
  • Click search_everywhere in the upper-right corner of the PhpStorm window, and type settings . See Searching Everywhere.

Finding an option or setting

  1. Open the Settings / Preferences dialog.
  2. In the search field, start typing the text that you expect to find in the name of the setting. As soon as the specified text is found, the matching element is highlighted and the corresponding page is displayed.
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Finding an option or setting using Search Everywhere or Find Action

You can also use Searching Everywhere or Find Action. To find an option or setting, first type # character, and then choose one of the suggested categories:

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See Also

Last modified: 12 July 2016