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MPLAB® Integrated Programming Environment (IPE)

The MPLAB® Integrated Programming Environment (IPE) is a software application that provides a simple interface to quickly access key programmer features. The IPE provides a production user interface for use on the manufacturing floor. The IPE uses the MPLAB X IDE framework, Microchip Debugger (MDB) database, hardware tool interfaces and respective drivers to provide programming capabilities for all Microchip programmers.

The following programming tools work with the MPLAB IPE:
  • MPLAB ICD 3 In-Circuit Debugger
  • MPLAB ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger
  • MPLAB PICkit™ 3 Debugger/Programmer
  • MPLAB PICkit™ 4 Debugger/Programmer
  • MPLAB PM3 Programmer
  • MPLAB REAL ICE™ Emulator
  • Licensed PKOB Starter Kits
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