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Code Inspection: Unnecessary 'return' statement

Reports unnecessary return statements at the end of functions having the void return type. Such statements are unnecessary and can be safely removed.

See PHP RFC: Void Return Type ( 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: 08 March 2021