PhpStorm 2018.2 Help

Advanced Editing

Function

Shortcut

Use this shortcut to...

Comment with Line Comment

Ctrl+/

Comment/uncomment current line or selected block with line comments.

Comment with Block Comment

Ctrl+Shift+/

Comment/uncomment code with block comments.

Quick Documentation Look-up

Ctrl+Q

Show a pop-up window with PHPDoc or JSDoc comments for the symbol at the caret.

Show Table Data

Ctrl+Q

Show a pop-up window that displays the create table query for the database table at the caret and the first 10 rows of the table.

Pop-up Hector

Ctrl+Shift+Alt+H

Show the Highlighting level pop-up window to configure highlighting in the current file.

Parameter Info

Ctrl+P

Show parameters of the method call at the caret.

Context Info

Alt+Q

Show the current method or class declaration when it is not visible.

Error Description

Ctrl+F1

Show an error or warning description at the caret.

External Documentation

Shift+F1

Open browser with the documentation for the selected item.

Override Methods...

Ctrl+O

Override base class methods in the current class.

Surround with...

Ctrl+Alt+T

Surround selected code fragment with if, do, tags or other constructs.

Basic Code Completion

Ctrl+Space
Alt+/

Code completion for any class, method or variable.

SmartType Code Completion

Ctrl+Shift+Space

Code Completion filtering the lookup list basing on expected type.

Expand Word

Alt+/

Goes through the names of classes, methods, keywords and variables in the current visibility scope.

Insert Live Template...

Ctrl+J

Show a pop-up list of starting with a specified prefix.

Surround with Live Template...

Ctrl+Alt+J

Surround the selection with one of the templates.

Next Template Variable

Tab

In templates: move the caret to the next template variable.

Previous Template Variable

Shift+Tab

In templates: move the caret to the previous template variable.

Last modified: 10 October 2018

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