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Setting Options for a Project or File

You can specify compiler, linker, and archiver options at the project and source file level. Follow these steps to set options for a project or file:
  1. Right-click a project or source file in the
    Project Explorer
    .
  2. Select
    Properties
    . The property pages dialog box opens.
  3. Select
    C/C++ Build
    Settings
    .
  4. Select the
    Tool Settings
    tab and click an option category for
    Intel C Compiler
    ,
    Intel C++ Compiler
    , or
    Intel C++ Linker
    for a C++ project, or select
    Intel(R) oneAPI DPC++ Compiler
    or
    Intel(R) oneAPI DPC++ Linker
    for a DPC+++ project
    .
  5. Set the options to apply to the project or file.
    • Some properties use check boxes, drop-down boxes, or dialog boxes to specify compiler options. For a description on options properties, hover over the option to display a tooltip. After setting the desired options in command line syntax, select
      Apply
      .
    • To specify an option that is not available from the
      Properties
      dialog, use
      C/C++ Build Settings
      Settings
      <Compiler>
      Command Line
      . The
      Compiler
      entry has one of the following values:
      Intel C++ Compiler
      or
      Intel C Compiler
      or
      Intel(R) oneAPI DPC++ Compiler
      . Enter the command line options in the
      Additional Options
      field using command-line syntax and select
      Apply
      .
    • You can specify option settings for one or more configurations by using the
      Configuration
      drop-down menu.
  6. Click
    Apply and Close
    .
The compiler applies the selected options, using the selected configurations, when building.
To restore default settings to
all
properties for the selected configuration, click the
Restore Defaults
button on any property page.

Product and Performance Information

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