Tools tab

The Tools tab lets you add runtime analysis tools to the launch. To do this, click the Add/Delete Tool button at the bottom of the tab

You can add the following tools (some launch options affect which tools are available):

Application Profiler
Lets you count how many times functions are called, who called which functions, and so on. For more information about this tool, see the Profile an Application chapter.

Screen showing the Application Profiler dialog.

Memory Analysis
Lets you track memory errors. For more information about this tool, see the Find memory errors and leaks chapter.

Screen showing the Memory Analysis dialog.

For detailed information about the fields on this tab, see Launch your program with Memory Analysis .

Shared Libraries
Lets you add paths to shared library references.

Screen showing the Shared Libraries dialog.

Code Coverage
Lets you measure what parts of your program have run, and what parts still need to be tested. For more information about this tool, see the Use Code Coverage chapter.

If you want the IDE to open the appropriate perspective for the tool during the launch, then check Switch to this tool's perspective on launch.