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Eclipse C/C++ Developer Guide
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Selecting an application to run or debug

You need to specify the project or program that you want to run or debug for this run configuration.

To select an application to run:

  1. In the C/C++ Projects view, select a project.
  2. Click Run > Run or Run > Debug.
  3. In the Configurations box, expand C/C++ Local.
  4. Select a run or debug configuration.
  5. Click the Main tab.
    Run Configuration Window
  6. Do the following:
    • In the Name box, type a descriptive name for this new a descriptive name for this launch configuration.
    • In the Project box, type the name of the project containing the application that you want to run.
    • In the C/C++ Application box, type the name of the executable that you want to run.
  7. Click Run or do the following, as required:

Related concepts
CDT projects
Project file views

Related tasks
Creating or editing a run configuration

Related reference
Run and Debug dialog box

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