New Project: PHP Empty Project
The right-hand pane of the Create New Project dialog looks as follows when you choose PHP Empty Project from the list in the left-hand pane.
|PHP Language Level||
In this drop-down list,
specify the PHP functionality scope to get coding assistance for. Each functionality scope is associated with PHP version
that supports this functionality.
Currently PHP 5.3, PHP 5.4, PHP 5.5, PHP 5.6,
PHP 7, and PHP 7.1 levels are supported.
No correlation between the PHP version used in the project and the language level is enforced. Although the language version of each interpreter is detected automatically, you can still tell PhpStorm to provide you with coding assistance that corresponds to another language level. However, if you attempt to use a code construct that is not supported by the specified language level, PhpStorm suggests a Switch to PHP <version> quick-fix.
|Interpreter||From this drop-down list, choose the PHP interpreter to use in the current project. The list contains all the currently configured local and remote PHP interpreters. See Configuring Local PHP Interpreters and Configuring Remote PHP Interpreters for details.|
shows a list of paths to PHP-related items
below the PHP home directory. The specified include paths will be used: