Specifying execution arguments

You can specify the execution arguments that an application uses and the working directory for a run configuration.

To specify execution arguments:

  1. In the C/C++ Projects view, select a project.
  2. Click Run > Run or Run > Debug.
  3. In the Configurations box, expand C/C++ Local.
  4. Select a run or debug configuration.
  5. Click the Arguments tab.
    Run Arguments window
  6. In the C/C++ Program Arguments box, type the arguments that you want to pass to the command line.
  7. To specify a local directory or a different project in your workspace, clear the Use default working directory check box.
  8. Click Run or do the following, as required:

Related concepts
CDT projects
Project file views

Related tasks
Creating or editing a run configuration

Related reference
Run and Debug dialog box

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