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Add new extension to C++ plugin?

  • This ought to be simple, but I'm not seeing where/how to do it. I simply want to tell Qt Creator that filenames ending in ".doxy" should be treated as C++ files for editing purposes. The C++ editor preferences already know about "qdoc" files; it's just that I don't happen to be using qdoc.

    Is there an easy way to do this, or is the knowledge of extensions buried deep in the source of Qt Creator?

  • Moderators

    You can set up the highlighting in Tools->Preferences->Text editor->Syntax Highlighting->Download Definitions...

    But you are asking about the editor. That can be set up in Tools->Preferences->Environment->MIME Types.

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