Version Control Systems

The recommended way to set up a project is to use a version control system. Store and edit only project source files and configuration files. Do not store generated files. To use version control systems from Qt Creator, you need to set them up.

Qt Creator integrates the following version control systems:

Version Control SystemAddressNotes
ClearCase the plugin to use it.
CVS the plugin to use it.
Fossil the plugin to use it.
Git version 1.9.0, or later

Gerrit version 2.6, or later

GitLab the plugin to use it.
Perforcehttp://www.perforce.comServer version 2006.1 and later

Enable the plugin to use it.

Subversion version 1.7.0 and later

See also Create VCS repositories for new projects, Enable and disable plugins, Set up version control systems, and Use common VCS functions.

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