Select Qt versions for a project
To select another Qt version than the default Qt version for a project:
- In Solution Explorer, right-click the project and select Properties in the context menu.
- Select Qt Project Settings.
- In Qt Installation, select the Qt version.
When you create or load Qt application projects, Qt VS Tools creates the necessary files for you: CMakePresets.json and CMakeUserPresets.json.
To select a Qt version for a CMake project:
- In the CMakeUserPresets.json file, find the visible preset (that is, without the text
"hidden":true) whose display name matches the configuration.
- In that preset, set the
"inherits"property to the registered name of the target Qt version, as it appears in Tools > Options > Qt > Versions.
If the preset inherits from a list of presets, make sure that the target Qt version is the only Qt version referenced in the list.
To select the default Qt version, use
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