Working with Diagrams
UML model in PhpStorm is represented by a Class diagram in standard notation.
PhpStorm enables using UML class diagrams to analyze PHP applications, and the structure of the databases and tables. Besides that, you can explore changes committed to VCS.
In PhpStorm, Class diagram features:
- Ability to invoke UML class diagram from the Project, Structure, Database, Version Control tool windows, the History tab of the Version Control tool window, and Navigation bar.
In the editor, one can view class diagram for the whole class.
Navigation from a diagram element to the underlying source code.
Highlighting siblings and children classes.
Viewing class information at the tooltip, and quick documentation lookup .
Viewing changed classes as a UML Class diagram.
Quick hierarchy view in a UML Class diagram pop-up window .
Ability to find usages of a node element or member.