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The Tools options contains setup and configuration options found in the commonly used accessory tools of the IDE.
The elements in the Tools List are displayed in the top of the IDE Tools menu. As each item is selected, the following options are available:
Enter the name to display on the IDE Tools Menu
Enter the name of the program to execute. Use the ellipsis button to help you locate the correct program name and path.
This tool accepts arguments in C# format. Use the button on the right of the entry to assist you in selecting the properly formatted argument type.
Enter a working directory, or use the button on the right of the entry to assist you in selecting the properly formatted directory.
Prompt for arguments
Check this box to popup a window that allows you to enter arguments at execution time.
Use Output Window
Check this box to open a CMD shell for running WIN32 based programs.