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Bug 198306 - PHP Feature Request : Select only the variable name (without the $) when double-clicked.
PHP Feature Request : Select only the variable name (without the $) when doub...
Status: NEW
Product: php
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Editor
All All
: P3 (vote)
: 7.3
Assigned To: Ondrej Brejla
: 256596 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
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Reported: 2011-05-04 08:48 UTC by arnolem
Modified: 2016-03-17 22:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description arnolem 2011-05-04 08:48:06 UTC
Product Version = NetBeans IDE 7.0 (Build 201104080000)
Operating System = Windows XP version 5.1 running on x86
Java; VM; Vendor = 1.6.0_22
Runtime = Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM 17.1-b03


After talking with several developers who used "Notepad ++". I am submitting a feature request.

Select only the variable name (without the $) when double-clicked.
This will copy the variable name more easily so that you can paste in a SQL query, in an object property or in Array.

Should this functionality is configured by the user.

Thank you
Comment 1 Ondrej Brejla 2012-04-24 14:57:34 UTC
There could be an option for that. If it's possible.
Comment 2 alhoseany 2013-12-15 12:26:17 UTC
hi, i need this too. it is really annoying.
Comment 3 junichi11 2016-03-17 22:33:22 UTC
*** Bug 256596 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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