Category Archives: Tips’n’Tricks

Rapidly find and fix failures with Undo’s plugin for CLion

Hi, Tracking down bugs is one of the most time-consuming parts of a developer’s job. Code almost never works first time and more often than not there are problems to diagnose and fix even once code is deployed. To help … Continue reading

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Become multi-armed with CLion’s multiple cursors

Sometimes effectiveness is how quickly you can type. For example, having code appear simultaneously in multiple places can come in handy. In this blog post, we are going to explain how CLion can help you do this with its multiple … Continue reading

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CLion for embedded development

Hi, Are you interested in embedded development? In this guest blog post our user Ilya Motornyy shares his experience in programming for microcontrollers in CLion. Ilya Motornyy Java/JavaScript Developer at Vaadin.com DIY Electronics and Embedded Programming Enthusiast. Introduction CLion is … Continue reading

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Get Typing Superpowers

CLion does its best to help you develop at the speed of thought. Code generation takes care of the repetitive tasks; code completion saves your time typing, while code navigation lets you move around the code instantly. Talking about quicker … Continue reading

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Keep your code documented

Some say developers spend most of their time reading code rather than writing it. Unless you aren’t starting a project completely from scratch, this is most likely true. Code navigation makes the task of reading the source code easier and … Continue reading

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More languages, more power: Python support

Hi, CLion is known to be a cross-platform IDE for C and C++. However, the first CLion 1.5 EAP build brought the Swift support to CLion and made IntelliJ-based Swift IDE on Linux possible. Recent CLion EAP build added support … Continue reading

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More power to debug: Attach to local process

Hi, With the recent 1.5 EAP build we’ve announced a new feature called Attach to local process. Let’s take a closer look at it. In general, you can find the information about debugging in CLion in the corresponding blog post, … Continue reading

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Swift plugin for CLion

Hi, Upd. Swift plugin for CLion 2016.2 version adds Swift 2.2 support, Introduce Variable refactoring and parameter placeholders for Swift. Read more. Recently we’ve opened the Early Access Program for CLion 1.5. In this post we highlight another new feature: … Continue reading

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Directories under your control: ‘Mark Directory As’

Hi, Recently we’ve opened the Early Access Program for CLion 1.5, with many hot features on board that we’d like to introduce you to. Let’s take a closer look at a new feature called “Mark directory as”. When you open … Continue reading

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Working with QuantLib in CLion

This blog post is about QuantLib and how to get it working in CLion. For those of you who are unaware of what QuantLib is, it is an open-source quantitative finance library, covering many aspects of financial mathematics, including instrument … Continue reading

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