Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript editor (IDE) – Codelobster PHP Edition

Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript editor (IDE) - Codelobster PHP Edition

For valuable work on creation of sites you need a good comfortable editor necessarily. There are many requiring paid products for this purpose, but we would like to select free of charge very functional and at the same time of simple in the use editor – Codelobster PHP Edition .

      Let us consider some important possibilities and advantages of this program:
  • All code highlights depending on a type, the also mixed code is thus supported, so the area of HTML will be highlighted as HTML, PHP as PHP, and Javascript as Javascript in a the same file. Thre is possibility of choice from color schemes, including popular IDEs.
  • Powerful autocompletion for HTML, PHP, CSS and Javascript, including HTML5 and CSS3. For PHP the structure of project is fully recognized, and the complete list of methods falls out in the proper places.
  • HTML/CSS inspector on the type of Firebug, which allows easily to correlate the selected elements of page with a code and proper style.
  • Context help on all supported languages. By pressing F1 key the page with detailed description for current tag, attribute or function will be opened.
  • PHP debugger. PHP debugger allows to execute PHP scripts incrementally, watching the values of all variables in every line.
  • SQL manager allows to produce all necessary actions with a database – to add, delete, edit a structure and records in tables, to export data, execute SQL queries. Highlighting and autocompletion works for SQL files also.
  • Support of FTP allows to work straight with a remote server and to do all necessary changes with files;
  • The portable option allows to use editor without the preliminary installation.
  • Other useful utilities: pair highlighting, possibility of blocks selection, collapsing, tooltips, navigation on descriptions of functions and included files at withholding of the key of CTRL, viewing of structure of files and project, preview in a browser, book-marks, and all other standard possibilities for work with a code.

Also there are special plugins for work with

  • CMS: Drupal, Joomla
  • PHP frameworks: CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Symfony, Yii
  • JavaScript libraly: JQuery
  • WordPress blogging engine
  • Smarty template engine

Debug in PHP: activate xDebug using WAMP

In this post I will show you how to configure xDebug in order to enable debugging in PHP using Eclipse.


What you need?

First of all you need some configuration on you WebServer:

  1. WAMP correctly installed (I used WampServer Version 2.1 64bit with default settings)
  2. Eclipse Helios for PHP Developers installed (I used Eclipse Helios 1.3.1 updated on 14 Feb 2011)

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PPEasyMVC – Plinky Easy MVC

Today I published the first release of PPEasyMVC an easy and quick framwork for PHP5.

Project is still in developing in order to create a solid and easy framework for PHP5.

Source code and documentation available on google code:

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ppdao – Plinky PHP DAO generator

Finally I decided to complete and publish an old project of mine. I called this project ppdao (Plinky PHP DAO).

This tool will speed up the way you generate and manage DAO object during a MVC development in php.

Stay tuned on this blog for new updates or go directly on Google Code main project site (


Quizzes on Plinky


I would like to present you a new feature in mi blog site.

Quiz yourself

This will be a collection of quizzes to test your knowledge in IT.

Currently I have created only two tests to verify your knowledge of ABAP an JAVA. Stay tuned to get more quizzes.

Enjoy 🙂

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