Open a C++ Project on Chromebook - Open and Save C++ Projects - VEXcode IQ

Users can open a project in VEXcode IQ in different ways:

  • Opening an Existing Project
  • Opening an Example

Opening an Existing Project

Open an existing project by selecting ‘Open’ from the File menu.

File menu open

Your device’s File window will open. Select the location where you saved your file. Notice that VEXcode IQ C++ projects have the .iqcpp extension. Then, select the desired .iqcpp project file.

Changing Velocities

Select open.

Changing velocities open

Your project will open in VEXcode IQ.

Project open

Opening an Example Project

Open the File menu and select ‘Open Examples.’

File menu

Then, select an example project to open it.

Examples in VEXcode IQ

Note: when opening a project, a prompt will appear asking to save if the current project has not been saved yet.

For more information on Example Projects, view the Using C++ Example Projects and Templates article in the Knowledge Base.