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VSCode on Mac produce IntelliSense Errors due to missing include

Hi, using visual studio code on mac will produce intellisense Errors concerning the include path: Example: cannot open source file "new" (dependency of "CoreMinimal".h)

This is happening due to a missing path for include and browse in the c_cpp_properties.json At least on my mac an additional "/usr/include" is needed, since this is where the standard c++ headers are located.

Please update the generate/refresh vscode routine accordingly.

Thanks Christian

Product Version: UE 4.18
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asked Jan 12 '18 at 05:22 PM in Bug Reports

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avatar image Sean L ♦♦ STAFF Jan 12 '18 at 06:16 PM

Hello,

We've recently made a switch to a new bug reporting method using a more structured form. Please visit the link below for more details and report the issue using the new Bug Submission Form. Feel free to continue to use this thread for community discussion around the issue.

https://forums.unrealengine.com/unreal-engine/announcements-and-releases/1410408-unreal-engine-bug-submission-form

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avatar image chrisdeeming Feb 02 '18 at 12:19 AM

Hello, was this deemed to be a bug, and are there any known workarounds?

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Would be nice to get Intellisense working in VS Code.

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avatar image unoctanium Mar 14 '18 at 10:47 AM

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My workaround: add Mac specific headers in c_cpp_properties.json.

So we have a FEATURE REQUEST: Please give us the required include paths on macOS, when generating a VSCode-Project from the Unreal Editor.

But we will have a new problem: UCLASS(), UPROPERTY() etc. will be treated as an errors by VSCode's intellisense. I think, Microsoft will have to fix that. That's not an issue here imho.

I opened a ticket here:

https://github.com/Microsoft/vscode-cpptools/issues/1684

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I use the following workaround.

  1. click on the yellow lamp that appears next to the include line.

  2. choose "Edit includePath setting"

  3. add the following line in the includePath section

    "/Users/Shared/UnrealEngine/UE_4.20/Engine/**"

  • "UE_4.20" part in the path I shared with you changes depending on the engine version you are using.

  • It's a JSON file so do not forget to add a comma if there are other items in includePath

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answered Jan 10 '19 at 11:50 AM

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