[Qt-creator] Web-Browser as plugin for QtCreator

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at digia.com
Mon Feb 10 09:26:47 CET 2014

On Feb 8, 2014, at 8:43 AM, Wilhelm <wilhelm.meier at fh-kl.de> wrote:

> Hi all,
> this may be a trivial question: is there a web-browser plugin or a
> web-browser ability already available in qtcreator. The background is to
> read html-documentation to a projects code (yes, I can do that with an
> external browser) and click on links to source-files and visit them in
> qtcreator. If I try that with an external browser, the source file gets
> opened in a (i) new qtcreator process and (ii) missing the project
> definition and therefore the code-model doesn't word (e.g. includes,
> follow-symbol, …).

If you start Qt Creator with
qtcreator -client
(plus any other arguments) it will use already existing Qt Creator instances if possible.

Br, Eike

Eike Ziller, Senior Software Engineer - Digia, Qt
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