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New Project Dialog

File | New Project

Welcome Screen | Create New Project

Use this dialog box to create empty projects or generate project stubs for developing applications.

The left-hand pane of the dialog box shows a list of project types for which stubs can be generated. The contents of the right-hand pane depend on the selected project type.

The project types are grouped under the PHP-Specific and Web categories. If you have any project templates saved, they are listed under the User Defined category.

PHP empty project

Choose this option to get just a project folder without any contents. See New Project: PHP Empty Project for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.

PHP-specific project types

Web

  • HTML5 Boilerplate: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the HTML5 Boilerplate template. See New Project: HTML5 Boilerplate for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Web Starter Kit: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated in accordance with the Web Starter Kit requirements. See New Project: Web Starter Kit for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • React Starter Kit: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated according to the React requirements. See New Project: React Starter Kit for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Twitter Bootstrap: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Twitter Bootstrap template. See New Project: Twitter Bootstrap for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Foundation: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Foundation framework template. See New Project: Foundation for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • AngularJS: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the AngularJS framework template.
  • Dart Web Application: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated for a Dart application.
  • Node.js Express App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some project sources generated based on the Express framework. See New Project: Node.js Express App for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
    The option is available only if the Node.js plugin is installed and enabled. The plugin is not bundled with PhpStorm, but it can be installed from the JetBrains plugin repository as described in Installing, Updating and Uninstalling Repository Plugins and Enabling and Disabling Plugins.
  • PhoneGap/Cordova App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the PhoneGap, Apache Cordova, and Ionic frameworks. See New Project: PhoneGap/Cordova for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Meteor App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Meteor frameworks. See New Project: Meteor Application for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.

User Defined

This list is displayed only if you have previously saved an project templates. Choose the relevant item based on its description, see Saving Projects as Templates for details.

See Also

Last modified: 1 December 2016