CLion 2017.3 Help

Live Templates

Live templates let you insert frequently-used or custom code constructs into your source code file quickly, efficiently, and accurately.

They contain the predefined code fragments for the following languages:

  • C/C++
  • CMake
  • html/xml
  • JavaScript
  • xsl

Live templates are stored in the following location:

  • Windows: <your_user_home_directory>\.CLion<version_number>\config\templates
  • Linux: ~CLion<version>/config/templates
  • macOS: ~/Library/Preferences/CLion<version>/templates

Important notes

Last modified: 27 March 2018

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