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CMake tool window

View | Tool Windows | CMake

In this tool window, you can explore CMake output messages, errors and warnings. The tabs of the tool window caption correspond to the generated built types as defined in CMake settings dialog.

IconTooltip and shortcutDescription
icons.actions.refresh.svg Reload CMake Project

Click this button to reload the CMake project. Stop CMake Project Reload

Click this button to cancel the process of CMake project reload. The button is grayed-out when there is no active reload running.

icons.fileTypes.config.svg Open CMakeCache file

Click this button to open the CMakeCache.txt file in the editor.

Click this button to expand the drop down menu:

icons.general.settings.svg CMake Settings

Select this option to open the CMake Settings dialog box.

icon editFolder 2x png Change Project Root Select this option to change the project root directory
Show Generated Files in ... Select this option to locate the generated files in your OS file system viewer (e.g. Explorer for Windows or Finder for macOS).
icon forceRefresh 2x pngReset Cache and Reload Project

Click this button to reset the CMake cache and reload a project.

icons.actions.previousOccurence.svg Previous Click this button to navigate to the previous error or warning.
icons.actions.nextOccurence.svg Next Click this button to navigate to the next error or warning.
icons.actions.toggleSoftWrap.svg Use Soft Wraps Click this button to turn the soft wrap mode for the output on or off.
icons.runConfigurations.scroll_down.svg Scroll to the end Click this button to go to the last error or warning.
icons.general.print.svg Print Click this button to print the output.
icons.actions.gc.svg Clear All Click this button to clear all the messages.
Last modified: 19 August 2020