[Qt-creator] Simple qt 5 question

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at digia.com
Mon Aug 18 08:35:36 CEST 2014

On Aug 16, 2014, at 8:45 AM, Phil <phil_lor at bigpond.com> wrote:

> Thank you for reading this.
> It's been many years since I've used QT Creator. I have a .pro file that 
> I've downloaded but it won't compile and the error message says that 
> qt5.2+ is required, I have both qt4 and qt5 installed. How do I let QT 
> Creator know that the .pro file needs to be complied with qt5 and not 
> default to qt4?

Projects mode > Add kit > YouQt5Kit
Make sure the Qt5 kit is selected.

> I'm trying to compile this file on a Kubuntu 14.04 system.
> QT Creator 3.0.1, QT 5.2.1 and GCC 4.8.2.
> PS:
> Under "Build & Run" I notice that qmake 4 is the default. I tried to add 
> qmake 5 but it fails with "No qmlviewer installed”.

That’s not a failure, only a warning.

> I have Qt 4 QML 
> viewer installed and there isn't qt 5 QML viewer to install.

Br, Eike

> -- 
> Regards,
> Phil
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