The team at the QT Company has announced the immediate release of Qt Creator 4.0 Beta. Qt Creator is primary an open source C, C++ and Objective-C IDE for developing cross platform CPP and QML projects. With Qt creator you can develop other projects including Python. Qt Creator’s strengths are the Qt class library that is ideal for building A GUI or Graphical User interface is a form of user interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices through graphical windows, controls, icons and other like components. GUIs are highly visual and allow the user to interact with information and data by directly manipulating the visual representations of this information in contrast to command-line interfaces where all interaction... More Application software or app is a program or group of programs designed to run on computing devices which perform a group of functions, tasks, or activities for the end-user. These programs usually consist of system software and application software. System software interacts with computers at a basic level performing low-level. Application software resides above system software directly interacting with the... More on Linux, MAC, Windows, Mobile and embedded devices.
What is new in Qt Creator 4.0 Beta?
Some features only available under the commercial license are now open source. These include the test integration, Clang static analyzer integration and QML Profiler extensions.
In addition to these there is now additional support in QMake Projects such as
Qt Labs Controls Application wizard among others. CMake Projects also get a face lift which now runs automatically in the background. There is also a lot more that can be found in the change log.
Qbs Projects is now improved when opening large projects. The QML Profiler and
Clang Static Analyzer get some improvements. Test Integration gets added features and so does the Qt Quick Designer with an addition of a dialog for adding signal handlers.
The minimum supported version of Git is now Git 1.8.0. On Windows the detection of the Clang tool chain is now automated. On Android the Selecting of Android Devices is now fixed.