- Setting Up Debugger
The debugger plugin automatically selects a suitable native debugger for each kit from the ones found on your system. You can edit the kits to override this choice.
- Launching the Debugger
To start an application from an open project under the control of a debugger, press the Debug button in the lower left corner of the main view, or press F5. Other, less common start options are available in the Debug > Start Debugging menu.
- Interacting with the Debugger
You can use the tool views in the Debug mode to inspect the state of your application while debugging.
- Using Debugging Helpers
Qt Creator is able to show complex data types in a customized, user-extensible manner. For this purpose, it takes advantage of two technologies, collectively referred to as debugging helpers.
- Debugging Qt Quick Projects
- Debugging a C++ Example Application
Illustrates how to debug C++ applications in Qt Creator.
- Debugging a Qt Quick Example Application
Illustrates how to debug Qt Quick applications in Qt Creator.
- Troubleshooting Debugger
If you encounter problems while debugging, check for possible solutions to them.
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