Turn Visual Studio into a powerful PHP development environment

30-day trial included

Introduction to PHP Tools for Visual Studio
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Key Benefits

Well-known IDE

  • Microsoft Visual Studio IDE
  • Version control support (TFS, Git, SVN, ...)
  • Integration respecting conventions
  • Automatic updates & Easy installation
  • High performance environment

Smart PHP Editor

  • Full PHP 8.0-5.4 support
  • PHP IntelliSense, code completion
  • Function parameters assistant
  • Go to definition (F12)
  • Shows embedded documentation

Visual Debugging

  • Breakpoints in PHP and JavaScript
  • Inspect variables, watches
  • Immediate Window
  • Multiple session debugging

Integrated PHP Manual

  • PHP functions&constants&classes
  • Integrated documentation
  • Search available symbols while typing
  • PHPDoc support

Code Navigation

  • Browse declarations within your solution
  • Quickly search through available symbols
  • Navigate directly to symbol definitions
  • Navigate To, Class View, Object Browser, ...


  • Visual Studio HTML Editor
  • Syntax Highlighting, Schema validation
  • Formatting, Outlining, Commenting
  • Full IntelliSense
  • Web Essentials Support


Free 30 Day Trial Download

Download a fully functional 30-day trial of PHP Tools for Visual Studio. You can keep using the software without having to reinstall or reconfigure if you decide to purchase a license.