# qiBuild and qmake ¶

## Introduction ¶

This section is targeted towards qmake users wanting to know more about qiBuild

## General comparison ¶

Both frameworks try to be usable on as much as platforms as possible

## What is in qmake and not in qiBuild ¶

• Nice integration is some IDEs (QtCreator mostly)

## What is in qiBuild and not in qmake ¶

• Nice Visual Studio support. You can use qmake with Visual Studio but it is a bit clumsy.

## Using qiBuild with qmake projects ¶

Right now there are no plans to make the two work together.