[Development] Building Always on same path?

Kai Koehne Kai.Koehne at qt.io
Thu Jun 16 15:25:50 CEST 2016

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Development [mailto:development-bounces+kai.koehne=qt.io at qt-
> project.org] On Behalf Of Reynaldo San Juan
> Sent: Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:13 PM
> To: development at qt-project.org
> Subject: [Development] Building Always on same path?
> Hi
> I'm developing a litle app and
> I want to build always inside the user Home path. on Unix based systems is
> very easy puting the "~"char at the begining of the path, but o Windows "~"
> doesn't work, I used instead "%userprofile%" , like enviroment variable, but
> isn't working neither.
> Could you tell me how could I do that and use inside the .pro file to refer to
> enviroment vars?

You can write 


 or just 


to get the contents of %USERPROFILE%  environment variable


> regards,
> Rey San Juan
> PD: Be nice with me, I'm a new one here :D & sorry my english.

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