Advanced PHP IntelliSense for Visual Studio Code.
Note: This is just the VS Code extension that spawns the actual language server. The language server itself is implemented purely in PHP in its own repository, all features need to be implemented there and all issues should be reported there. You do NOT need to install it manually though, it is bundled in this extension.
You need at least PHP 7 installed for the extension to work. You can either add it to your PATH or set the
I recommend to disable VS Code's built-in PHP IntelliSense by setting
false to avoid duplicate suggestions.
Workspace symbol search
Find all References
Go to Definition
Find all symbols
Column-accurate error reporting
Code style linting
Please use a dedicated extension like PHP CodeSniffer.
Please use a dedicated extension like PHP CS Fixer.
- Signature help
Clone whole repository and in root directory execute:
composer install npm install npm run build code .
The last command will open the folder in VS Code. Hit
F5 to launch an Extension Development Host with the extension.
For working on the language server, the easiest way is to replace the language server installation from composer in
vendor/felixfbecker/language-server with a symlink to your local clone.
For guidance on how to work on the language server, please see the language server repository.