CLion 2023.3 Help

Icons and symbols

While working in CLion, you can see various icons all around the UI. For most of them, you can get a tooltip description by hovering over an icon, for example:

Icon tooltip

However, there are some icons in the following UI areas that may not have tooltips: Structure View, Breadcrumbs, or one of the Hierarchy Views (Call, Method, or Imports Hierarchy).

Structure, Hierarchy, and Breadcrumbs Icons

Elements in Structure View, Call Hierarchy or Method Hierarchy can also have visibility indicators: private , protected , or public .

- Struct/Class

- Global variable

- Struct/Class field

- Enumeration

- Function

- Enumeration value

- Pure virtual function

- Namespace

- Union

- Typedef

-Grouped qualified names

Last modified: 23 February 2024