Qt 4.8.7 differs greatly from Qt 4.8.5 in that they’ve wanted to provide more access to Windows 7 and later API. This makes the versions’ dependencies incompatible when you distribute your apps. So pay attention.
Downloads (For Distribution/Standalone Runtime):
And for image format support:
And for Phonon to work:
Downloads (For Developing):
|Qt 4.8.7 SDK||qt-opensource-windows-x86-mingw482-4.8.7.exe (337MB)|
|minGW 64 + GCC 4.8.2 compiler||i686-4.8.2-release-posix-dwarf-rt_v3-rev3.7z (46MB)|
|QtCreator 2.8.0||qt-creator-windows-opensource-2.8.0.exe (52MB) Note: there is newer version 2.8.1 but I don’t need it, so I cannot guarantee ver 2.8.1 will work or is compatible myself|
IMPORTANT: If you can’t get Qt 4.8.7 to work for Windows, follow these instructions if you are upgrading from previous version, ie 4.8.5.