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Code Inspection: 'str*' calls can be replaced with PHP 8 'str_*' calls

Reports the strpos and substr functions calls that can be replaced with the str_* functions calls (introduced in PHP 8.0).

See str_contains ( and str_starts_with and str_ends_with functions ( for details.

Suppress an inspection in the editor

  1. Position the caret at the highlighted line and press Alt+Enter or click the Intention action icon.

  2. Click the arrow next to the inspection you want to suppress and select the necessary suppress action.

Last modified: 16 July 2021