The text editor is the most important tool for the job of every website developer. Therefore, the availability of quality text editor is of great importance for the effective operation of the developer.
We will not dwell on paid editors, but I want to focus on a free editor – Codelobster PHP Edition, developed by the company Codelobster Software. It can do a great job with its rich functionality and ease of use.
You can run PHP code gradually using the built-in PHP debugger. You can view the values of all variables on the line.
Editor supports direct work with remote files using the FTP protocol.
There is also a portable version of the editor that does not require installation.
Besides all this, there are many other useful things in the editor such as selecting blocks, collapsing, navigate through the descriptions of the functions, review the structure of project files, preview in browser, bookmarks and more.
Surprisingly for a simple editor, unless standard features Codelobster PHP Edition offers a fully functional SQL Manager through which you can perform all the most important actions in the database. You can edit the tables in the database and execute SQL queries.
Codelobster PHP Edition offers plugins for working with PHP frameworks like CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Symfony, Yii, and Laravel.
Supported languages are English, Russian, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese, and supported operating systems – Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.