Adding a C Source File

The following topic applies to Eclipse* for C/C++.

To add a source file to the hello_world project:

  1. Select the hello_world project in the Project Explorer view.

  2. Select File > New > Source File. The New Source File dialog box opens.

    The dialog box automatically populates the source folder for the source file to be created. You can change this by entering a new location or selecting Browse.

  3. Enter hello_world.c in the Source File field.

  4. Select a Template from the drop-down list or Configure a new template.
  5. Click Finish to add the file to the hello_world project.

  6. In the Editor view, add your code for hello_world.c.

  7. When your code is complete, Save your file.

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