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What is a good editor for PHP under Windows (and or Linux, Unix, FreeBSD, Mac)?

Dec 26th, 2008 21:47
Rockys rainwal, Raj Aryan, Knud van Eeden, Philip Olson, Mike Roche, Ben Udall, Richard Heyes, Bob Horton, Nathan Wallace, http://hoteles-en-la-india.blogspot.com/


Because the editor scene is constantly changing/updating please use 
the following resources for finding your favorite PHP text editor.  
Note that just about any text editor these days has PHP syntax 
highlighting available.
 * http://google.com/Top/Computers/Programming/Languages/PHP/Tools/
 * http://www.php-editors.com/
 * http://www.thelinuxconsultancy.co.uk/phpeditors/
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Arachnophilia    License: Free (Care-ware)
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http://www.arachnoid.com/arachnophilia/index.html
Platform: Windows 95/98/NT
Builtin FTP client, supports macros
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UltraEdit        License: Sharware, 45 day, $30
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http://www.ultraedit.com
Platform: Windows 16 and 32 bit
It has line goto, bracket matching, bookmarks, syntax highlighting,
automatic file type conversion etc.
Very nice shareware with a low price.
http://www.vim.org.  Free Vi IMproved for many platforms.  It has a
graphical user interface.
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Notetab light    License: Free
-------------------------------------------------------------
http://notetab.com
Platform: Windows 95/98/2000/NT4
NoteTab Light is extremely powerful.  No syntax highlighting
though.
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Programmer's File Editor    License: Free
-------------------------------------------------------------
No homepage, try http://www.winsite.com or http://www.simtel.com
Platform: Windows 3.1/95/98/2000
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Edit Plus        License: Shareware, 30 day, $30
-------------------------------------------------------------
http://www.editplus.com
Platform: Windows 95/98
It has line numbers, color syntax highlighting, FTP upload/download
and
opening of a file.  It can handle the syntax for a wide variety of
languages (PHP, Perl, C, HTML) and is extensible for new features etc.
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PHPEd            License: Trial-14 day, $299
-------------------------------------------------------------
http://www.phped.com or http://www.nusphere.com
Platform: Windows, Linux
NuSphere PHPEd award winning PHP IDE (Integrated Development
Environment) for PHP, provides a flexible, easy-to-use platform for
developing web sites using PHP, Perl, Python, JavaScript, C++, CSS
style sheets, and HTML. PHPEd also provides streamlined functionality
for debugging code, publishing projects to remote servers through FTP
and WebDAV, working with SOAP servers, and integrating with repository-
based code management systems such as CVS. It supports PHP software
development on all stages including coding, debugging, profiling and
publishing.
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HTML-Kit         License: Free
-------------------------------------------------------------
http://www.chami.com/html-kit
Platform: Windows 95/98/2000/NT4
Very nice editor, customizable interface, syntax highlighting,
and a lot of other stuff...
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ScriptWorx       License: Free
-------------------------------------------------------------
http://www.softlite.net/products/scriptworx
Platform: Windows 95/98/2000/NT4
Version 4 only has single document support, however v5 will
support multiple documents along with many nice features.
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Or if you are interested in a unix environment on your windows desktop
(including emacs) then check out the cygwin project...
http://sourceware.cygnus.com/cygwin/
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--- Knud van Eeden - 29 June 2003 - 21:35 pm --------------------------
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Links (Overview):
http://www.fokus.gmd.de/linux/HOWTO/PHP-HOWTO-9.html
http://dmoz.org/Computers/Programming/Languages/PHP/Tools/
http://php.weblogs.com/editors
http://www.pcvoyager.com/dir/scripting_php.html
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http://phpeditors.dancinghippo.com/
has currently disappeared.
So type e.g. in your browser:
 http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-
8&q=+site:phpeditors.dancinghippo.com+php+editor+dancing+hippo
then click the link 'Cached'
to see more information about most of this PHP editors.
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Links (alphabetically):
AceHTML Pro (Windows) - http://www.visicommedia.com/acehtml
Adobe GoLive (Windows, Mac) - http://www.adobe.com/products/golive
Amaya (Windows, Unix, MacOS-X) - http://www.w3.org/Amaya
Arachnophilia (Windows) - 
http://www.arachnoid.com/arachnophilia/index.html
Arisesoft Winsyntax (Windows) - http://www.winsyntax.com
ASPEdit (Windows) - 
http://www.brothersoft.com/Web_Author_HTML_Editors_ASPEdit_610.html
AswEdit (Windows, Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD) - http://www.iti.cs.tu-
bs.de/soft/asWedit
BBEdit (Mac) - http://www.barebones.com/products/bbedit/index.shtml
Beauty++ (Windows) - http://www.max.co.yu/htmlbeauty
Bluefish (Linux, FreeBSD, MacOS-X, OpenBSD, Solaris and Tru64) - 
http://bluefish.openoffice.nl
Code-Genie (Windows) - http://www.code-genie.com
CoffeeCup (Linux)  - http://www.coffeecup.com/select/editor.html
ConText (Windows) - http://www.fixedsys.com/context
CREdit (Windows) - http://www.praven3.com/credit
Crimson Editor (Windows) (general program editor) - 
http://www.crimsoneditor.com
Dev-PHP - http://sourceforge.net/projects/devphp
DreamWeaver (Windows) - http://www.macromedia.com/software/dreamweaver
DzSoft PHP Editor (Windows) - http://www.dzsoft.com/dzphp.htm
EditPlus (Edit+) (Windows) - http://www.editplus.com
EMACS (Windows, Unix, FreeBSD, Linux, MacOS-X, MS DOS, NetBSD, 
OpenBSD, Solaris, SunOS, Ultrix) - http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs
eNotepad (Windows) - 
http://www.edisys.com/Products/eNotepad/enotepad.asp
Epsilon (Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, OS/2) - http://www.lugaru.com
Folding Text Editor (FTE) (Windows console, DOS, OS/2, Linux console 
and an X port for many UNIX'es, including Linux, AIX, Solaris, HP, and 
Cygwin) - http://fte.sourceforge.net
Glimmer (Linux) - http://glimmer.sourceforge.net
GVim for PHP (Windows, Linux, Unix, VMS, OS/2) - 
http://metalab.unc.edu/LDP/HOWTO/Vim-HOWTO.html
HAPEdit (Windows) - http://hapedit.free.fr
HomeSite (Windows) - http://www.macromedia.com/software/homesite / 
http://www.wilk4.com/asp4hs/php4hs.htm
HTML-Kit (Windows) - http://www.chami.com/html-kit
Ide.php (Windows, Linux, Unix) - http://www.ekenberg.se/php/ide
Jed (Windows, Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX) - 
http://space.mit.edu/~davis/jedsoft/jed
K PHP Develop (Linux) - http://kphpdev.sourceforge.net
Kate (Linux) - http://www.kde.org/kate
Komodo (Windows, Linux) - http://www.activeperl.com/Products/Komodo
Maguma (Windows) - http://www.maguma.com/en/index.html
MPS HTMLGate XP (Windows) - 
http://www.mpsoftware.dk/software_htmlgate.htm
Multi-Edit (general program editor) (Windows) - 
http://www.multiedit.com
Namo WebEditor (Windows) - http://www.namo.com
Notetab light (Windows) - http://notetab.com
Pepper (Windows, Linux, FreeBSD) - http://www.hekkelman.com
PHP Coder - http://www.phpide.de
PHP Lens (Windows) - http://phplens.com
PHPEclipse (Windows) - http://phpeclipse.sourceforge.net
PHPEd (Windows, Linux) - http://www.nusphere.com
PHPEdit (Windows) - http://www.phpedit.net
PHPTriad (Windows) - http://www.webattack.com/get/phptriad.shtml / 
http://www.phpgeek.com/phptriad.html
Programmer's Notepad (Windows) - 
http://sourceforge.net/projects/pnotepad
Proton (Windows) - http://www.meybohm.de/proton.html
QaDRAM (like Borland Delphi RAD) (Windows, Linux) - 
http://www.qadram.com
Quanta+ (Linux) - http://sourceforge.net/projects/quanta
SciTE (Windows, Linux, Solaris) - http://www.scintilla.org
ScriptWorx (Windows) - http://www.softlite.net/scriptworx/index.htm
SlickEdit (Windows, Linux, Unix) - http://www.slickedit.com
Sokkit (Windows) - http://www.sokkit.net / 
http://www.phpgeek.com/phptriad.html
SourceEdit (Windows) - http://www.brixoft.com/prodinfo.asp?id=1
Syn (Windows) - http://syn.sourceforge.net
Template Tamer (Windows) - http://www.templatetamer.com
TextPad (Windows) - http://www.textpad.com
TSE (general program editor) (Windows) - http://www.semware.com
tsWebEditor (Windows) - http://tswebeditor.net.tc
TurboPHP (IDE like Borland Delphi or VisualBasic) (Windows) - 
http://www.turbophp.com/turbo/
UltraEdit (general program editor) (Windows) - http://www.ultraedit.com
Vim (Windows, Linux, Unix, VMS, OS/2, Amiga, MacIntosh) - 
http://www.vim.org
Weaverslave (Windows) - http://www.weaverslave.de/en/index.php
Web Tools (Windows) - http://www.phpexperteditor.com/phpxedit.html
Winpad32 (Windows) - http://www.gena01.com/win32pad
Xorex (Windows, Linux, Unix) - http://www.xored.com/products.php
Zend PHP IDE (Windows, Linux, MacOS-X, FreeBSD, Solaris) - 
http://zend.com/store/products/zend-ide.php
Zeus (Windows) - http://www.zeusedit.com
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