CLion 2019.1 Help

Welcome Screen

CLion displays the Welcome screen when no project is opened. From this screen, you can quickly access the main sections of CLion. The Welcome screen appears when you close the only opened instance of the project, or you run CLion for the first time.

The Welcome screen

Quick start

Use the links of this section to, open or check out a project from version control.

Also, use the drop-down arrows (The drop-down arrow) Configure to configure your working environment and template project, and Get Help to open help topics, tips of the day, and default keymap document.

Recent projects

If you have several projects in CLion, you can see a list of these projects in the left pane of the Welcome screen.

Reopen a project

  • Click the project name in the list.

Find a project of interest

  • Start typing the project name.

    CLion welcome screen

Delete a recent project from the list

Select the project that you want to remove. Press Delete and confirm deletion in the Remove Recent Project dialog. Alternatively, click the Delete icon (close).

Last modified: 24 July 2019

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