If your install of PHPstorm is not recognizing jQuery then you’re in the right place!

Getting jQuery on PHPstorm

Click on preferences in the PHPstorm menu bar and navigate to Languages and Frameworks. Drop down the JavaScript tab, and click libraries. 

Now click the DOWNLOAD… button and you will find jQuery buried in that list. Download and Install jQuery from that list. This will solve your issue quickly if PHPstorm is not recognizing jQuery. 

To recap: Preferences > Languages & Frameworks > JavaScript > Libraries > jQuery > Download & Install

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