Commit 682a348b authored by Leena Miettinen's avatar Leena Miettinen Committed by hjk
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Doc: using the variable chooser

Move the description from the docs for external tools
to those for build settings, because the latter topic
describes variables.

Change-Id: I9586e38484b391752ca4c3f1ed14dba286890f45
Reviewed-by: default avatarhjk <>
parent 079e7a50
......@@ -94,11 +94,6 @@
You can change the configuration of preconfigured tools and configure
additional tools in \QC \gui Options.
You can use \QC variables in the fields that you can select from
lists of available \QC variables (1).
\image qtcreator-external-tools.png "External Tools options"
To configure external tools:
\list 1
......@@ -96,17 +96,10 @@
You can use \QC variables in arguments, executable paths, and working
directories. The variables take care of quoting their expansions, so you do
not need to put them in quotes.
The following \QC variables are available:
\li %{buildDir}
\li %{sourceDir}
not need to put them in quotes. Select the
\inlineimage qtcreator-variables-button.png
(\gui {Variables}) button in a field to select from a list of variables that
are available in a particular context.
\section1 Build Steps
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