PHP Code Editor Alternatives

    PHP Code Editor is described as 'web based interface to edit your code. PHP Code Editor works in almost any web browser, that supports Javascript. You can either access your files directly on your FTP server, where your webpage is located at' and is an website in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to PHP Code Editor, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Atom, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to PHP Code Editor are PhpStorm (Paid), AWS Cloud9 (Paid), Ideone (Free) and Codeanywhere (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

    1. Code Writer is a free text and code editor app for the Windows platform, downloadable from the Windows Store. Use it as a replacement for Notepad and other quick edit apps.
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    2. Online-php.com is a free online IDE for editing files on an FTP server. The application was created for fast, free, simple and convenient read/write access to the files on FTP server.
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    3. Powerful PHP IDE and PHP editor with built-in HTML, CSS and JavaScript editor. Fast. Powerful. Time-saving!

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 8.1.2, released in May 2013, can be still bought from the official website.

      • Windows
      PHP Studio is an easy-to-use and comprehensive development solution for PHP based websites and applications.
    4. Neutron IDE is a web based IDE. Neutron IDE allows you to edit code via your web browser on any server you own.

      Discontinued

      Service now unavailable and app noted as discontinued on GitHub.

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    5. ECCO stands for online code editor and compiler. It's a programming IDE which supports many languages and is accessed through the browser. In other words, isn't necessary that the user has previously installed a programming environment to start to code

      Discontinued

      Last update was 2006: https://sourceforge.net/p/ecco/code/HEAD/tree/

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    6. PHPEdit is an integrated development environment specialized for PHP, the most popular web scripting language in the world.

      Discontinued

      Site is down, appears probably abandoned.

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    7. Create web-applications: edit PHP, HTML, CSS, JS-Sources, manage to-do's and tasks (outsourcing), design your websites, integrated JS-web-application-framework. Manage documentation, configuration, parameters, MySQL, test, form generator.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Wine
      Lightweight PHP IDE

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.3.0, released in November 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    8. Kodiak PHP can run any PHP code directly (offline) on your iPad, no need for an internet connection.

      Discontinued

      Official website/app unavailable.

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