When you start Qt Creator, it opens to the Welcome mode.
|Number||UI Control||Purpose||Read More|
|Mode selector||Perform a particular task, such as designing the UI, writing code, or debugging the application.||Switch between modes|
|Kit selector||Select the appropriate kit for building the project and running it on particular hardware.||Activate kits for a project|
|Run button||Run the application on the selected target platform.||Running on Multiple Platforms|
|Debug button||Debug the application on the selected target platform.||Debugging|
|Build button||Build the application using the selected kit.||Building for Multiple Platforms|
|Locator||Find a particular project, file, class, or function.||Searching with the Locator|
|Output||View output from building, running, and other actions.||View output|
To see where the above controls are in the UI, select Help > UI Tour.
The following video shows the parts of the UI and the Welcome mode:
For information about new features and bug fixes in each Qt Creator release, select Help > Change Log.
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