2.3. Importing the xvid example

After you have successfully opened the ARM Workbench, follow these steps to import the xvid source code:

  1. Select File → Import.... This opens an Import dialog like the one pictured in Figure 2.3.

    Figure 2.3. The Import Dialog

    The Import Dialog

  2. Open the General tab and select Existing Projects into Workspace as pictured in Figure 2.3.

  3. Click the Next button to open a window like the one pictured in Figure 2.4.

    Figure 2.4. The import project dialog

    The import project dialog

  4. Click the Browse... button to open a dialog that enables you to search the directories on your disk for the desired project files.

  5. Use the windows to navigate to the install_directory\Profiler\Contents\2.1\BuildNumber\examples directory, as pictured in Figure 2.5.

    Figure 2.5. The Browse For Folder dialog

    The Browse For Folder dialog

  6. Select the xvid folder in the hierarchy and press OK. This closes the window and returns you to an updated Import dialog, as pictured in Figure 2.6.

    Figure 2.6. The updated Import dialog

    The updated Import dialog

  7. Make sure that the checkbox next to xvid is selected.

  8. Make sure that the Copy projects into workspace checkbox is selected.

  9. Click the Finish button to finish the import of the xvid project.

  10. Import the ARM project located in the same directory location as the xvid project. Repeat steps 1 through 9, only select the ARM folder in step 6.


The ARM project contains the common.make file, necessary to build all of the ARM Profiler examples.

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