Qt WebEngine Core

Qt WebEngine Core provides API shared by Qt WebEngine and Qt WebEngine Widgets.

Getting Started

To include the definitions of the module's classes, use the following directive:

#include <QtWebEngineCore>

To link against the module, add this line to your qmake project file:

QT += webenginecore

For build with CMake use the find_package() command to locate the needed module components in the Qt6 package and target_link_libraries() to link against the module:

find_package(Qt6 COMPONENTS WebEngineCore REQUIRED)
target_link_libraries(target PRIVATE Qt::WebEngineCore)

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License Information

This is a snapshot of the integration of Chromium into Qt.

Qt Commercial Edition licensees that wish to distribute applications that use the Qt WebEngine module need to be aware of their obligations under the GNU Library General Public License (LGPLv2).

Developers using the Open Source Edition can choose to redistribute the module under the GNU LGPLv3 or GPLv2 and up.

Chromium is licensed under the following license:

Copyright (c) 2013 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

* Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer. * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution. * Neither the name of Google Inc. nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

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