JavaScript Support

JavaScript is a scripting language designed to add interactivity to HTML pages.

PDT provides support for JavaScript features in standalone JavaScript files as well as in PHP files and projects.


Some of the JavaScript features available for PHP projects and files are:


JavaScript support can be added to new or existing PHP projects so that all of PDT 's JavaScript features are available to the project.

For a full list of features enabled for JavaScript development, see Features - Javascript Developtment Toolkit (JSDT) in the JavaScript Development Toolkit User Guide.


Additional user guides can be accessed from inside PDT by going to Help | Help Contents, or from the Eclipse Online Documentation site (




Related Links:
Developing with JavaScript

Enabling JavaScript Support in PHP Projects

Setting the JavaScript Build Path

Viewing JavaScript Elements in the Outline View

Using JavaScript Content Assist

Using JavaScript Syntax Coloring

Using JavaScript Mark Occurrences

JavaScript Libraries