Date: April 9, 2021

  • Test Explorer works with Open Folder feature (VS 2019)
  • code action Sort Uses (PSR-12)
  • code action Remove and Sort Uses
  • improved remote debug mapping UI (in Project Properties)
    • local path suggestions
    • path validation
  • improved DBGpProxy UI (in Project Properties)
    • validation and connection verification
  • updated PHP 8 validation, checks the extension php_gd.dll instead of php_gd2.dll
  • reports use of curly braces as error in PHP >= 8.0
  • fixes crashing the app on rare cases with legacy project types


Date: April 2, 2021

  • updated Pico CMS project template (2.1.4)
  • outputs more information during debug in output window
  • reports use of deprecated or not available methods as warnings
  • CPS project template updated
  • updated PHP parser


  • 64-bit PHP 8.0, 7.4, 7.3, and 7.2 available to be selected in project properties
  • 64-bit PHPs get installed automatically
  • corresponding Xdebug extension for 64-bit PHP gets installed automatically
  • if there is no PHP yet, the 64-bit version gets installed by default


  • code action for generating property setter, or getter, or both
  • code action for generating __construct method
  • code action for generating __construct from defined properties
  • correct URL in tooltip over PHPDoc tag


  • shows stack frames of fatal errors
  • navigates to failed line in case of fatal error

Test Explorer

  • lists all the phpunit configurations
  • test projects are correctly named
  • improved performance
  • fixes tests debugging when Xdebug port number is not 9000