Clang Power Tools is a Visual Studio extension helping Visual Studio C++ developers leverage Clang/LLVM tools (
Clang Power Tools now available on
💡 Visual Studio 2015 is no longer actively supported. You can download and use Clang Power Tools v7.5, our last version to support that environment.
Get started with Clang Power Tools, a completely free and open-source software. For more information see our website
Auto-generated documentation for your C++ code
View changes made after applying tidy fix
File select context-menu
Customize Clang via the custom options page
Custom and predefined clang-tidy checks
Install and use side-by-side multiple LLVM versions
Effortlessly format your code using clang-format
PowerShell script (for CI / automation):
Visual Studio 2017 / 2019 / 2022
Install LLVM directly from the Clang Power Tools Settings page
Tips / FAQ
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