Find preferences

Qt Creator uses standard names and locations on Linux, macOS, and Windows for standard features, such as preferences.

Linux and WindowsmacOS
Edit > PreferencesQt Creator > Preferences

Sort preference categories

To sort the preference categories in alphabetic order, select the Sort categories check box.

{Preference categories in alphabetic order}

Filter preferences

To find a particular preference, use the filter located at the top left of the Preferences dialog.

{Filtering preferences}

Go to tabs in Preferences

To go to a tab in the Preferences dialog from anywhere in Qt Creator, use the t locator filter. For example, to open the Interface tab, enter t preferences interface in the locator.

{Using the locator to open a tab in Preferences}

See also Navigate with locator.

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