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Dialog Box: Create a Project

Purpose

Use the
Create a Project
dialog box to create and configure your new
Intel® Advisor
project.

Location

To open the
Create a Project
dialog box, do one of the following:
  • Click the
    Create Project
    button on the
    Intel Advisor
    toolbar.
  • Click the
    New Project
    button on the
    Welcome
    pane.
  • Click
    New > Project
    in the
    File
    menu.
  • Press
    Ctrl+Shift+N
    .

Controls

Use This
To Do This
Project name
field
Specify the name of your
Intel Advisor
project. This might be similar to the target executable name. The project name is used for the project directory name:
  • A project file that identifies the target to be analyzed and a set of configurable attributes for running the target.
  • Results that allows you to view the collected data.
Location
field and
Browse
button
Choose or create a directory to contain the project directory. Click the
Browse
button to browse to and select a directory where the project directory will be created.
Project files should be located in a different directory than your source directories, such as a directory above the source directories or in a separate projects directory. You must have write permission to the specified directory and its subdirectories.
Create project
button
After entering the
Project name
and specifying its
Location
, click
Create project
to create the project and its directory and open the
Project Properties
dialog box and configure your project.

Product and Performance Information

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Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.