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CMake tool window

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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.

Icon Tooltip and shortcut Description
Icons actions refresh Reload CMake Project

Click this button to reload the CMake project.

Artwork studio icons shell toolbar stop 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 file types config Open CMakeCache file

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

Artwork studio icons logcat toolbar settings

Click this button to expand the drop down menu:

Icons general settings CMake Settings

Select this option to open the CMake Settings dialog box.

Icon edit folder 2x 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 force refresh 2x Reset Cache and Reload Project

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

Icons actions previous occurence Previous Click this button to navigate to the previous error or warning.
Icons actions next occurence Next Click this button to navigate to the next error or warning.
Icons actions toggle soft wrap Use Soft Wraps Click this button to turn the soft wrap mode for the output on or off.
Icons run configurations scroll down Scroll to the end Click this button to go to the last error or warning.
Icons general print Print Click this button to print the output.
Icons actions gc Clear All Click this button to clear all the messages.
Last modified: 19 August 2020