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How to store file metadata for desktop application



  • Hi there,
    I'm currently developing a desktop application for a university project and I was wondering which is the right way to store application metadata (such as the path where all files are saved/loaded, user settings, ecc.). I have to follow the MVC pattern and I can only use standard c++ or simple Qt classes (nothing too much fancy).

    Thanks in advance or the help.


  • Moderators

    Use QStandardPaths and store settings using QSettings. It's simple and the standard way of doing things.