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Integrated Development Environments
MPLAB-X-IDE
MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment (IDE) ( MPLAB-X-IDE )

MPLAB® X Integrated Development Environment (IDE) is an expandable, highly configurable software program that incorporates powerful tools to help you discover, configure, develop, debug and qualify embedded designs for most of Microchip’s microcontrollers, microprocessors and digital signal controllers.
MPLAB X IDE works seamlessly with the MPLAB development ecosystem of

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Compilers
MPLAB-XC16
MPLAB XC16 Compiler ( MPLAB-XC16 )

Available as free, unrestricted-use downloads, our award-winning MPLAB® XC C Compilers are comprehensive solutions for your project’s software development. Finding the right compiler to support your device is simple:

MPLAB XC8 supports all 8-bit PIC® and AVR® microcontrollers (MCUs)
MPLAB XC16 supports all 16-bit PIC MCUs and dsPIC® Digital Signal...

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Software & Configurators
code-configurator
MPLAB Code Configurator ( code-configurator )

MPLAB® Code Configurator (MCC) is a free, graphical programming environment that generates seamless, easy-to-understand C code to be inserted into your project. Using an intuitive interface, it enables and configures a rich set of peripherals and functions specific to your application.

MPLAB Code Configurator supports 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit PIC® microcontrollers. MCC is...

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Emulators & Debuggers
MPLAB ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger
MPLAB ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger ( DV164045 )

The MPLAB® ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer is Microchip’s fastest, cost-effective debugging and programming tool for PIC® and SAM Microcontrollers (MCUs) and Microprocessors (MPUs), dsPIC® Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs), and CEC flash microcontrollers. This speed is provided by a SAME70 MCU with 300 MHz, 32-bit MCU with 2MB of RAM and a

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Debug Features:

Advanced breakpoints:True
HW Data breakpoints:6
HW Program breakpoints:6
Pass counter:True
Stop watch:True
SW Program breakpoints:Unlimited
WDT Timeout Break:True


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MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger
MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger ( PG164140 )

Fast programming, increased functionality, at the same price as its predecessor, the PICkit™ 3.

The MPLAB PICkit 4 now has Programmer-to-Go functionality for 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit PIC MCUs and dsPICs and also SAM MCU devices . The firmware update comes with MPLAB X IDE v5.30.


The MPLAB® PICkit™ 4 In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer allows fast and

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Debug Features:

Advanced breakpoints:True
HW Data breakpoints:6
HW Program breakpoints:6
Pass counter:True
Stop watch:True
SW Program breakpoints:Unlimited
WDT Timeout Break:True


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MPLAB(R) Snap In-Circuit Debugger
MPLAB(R) Snap In-Circuit Debugger ( PG164100 )

Our most affordable debugger has power to impress.

The MPLAB® Snap In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer allows affordable, fast and easy debugging and programming of PIC®, dsPIC®, AVR and SAM flash MCUs and MPUs, using the powerful graphical user interface of MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment (IDE) version 5.05 or later. The MPLAB Snap can be connected to a

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Debug Features:

Advanced breakpoints:True
HW Data breakpoints:6
HW Program breakpoints:6
Pass counter:True
Stop watch:True
SW Program breakpoints:Unlimited
WDT Timeout Break:True


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Production Programmers
MPLAB PM3 Universal Device Programmer
MPLAB PM3 Universal Device Programmer ( DV007004 )

MPLAB® PM3 Universal Device Programmer no longer supports all PIC MCU devices. To see if your device is supported, input your device part number here: https://www.microchip.com/wwwproducts/DevTool/

Alternate products to use for production programming for all PIC devices are:

  • MPLAB ICD 4 (DV164045)
  • MPLAB PICkit 4
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  • Socket: AC164327   PartNo: PIC24FJ256GB406 (64PT)
  • Socket: AC164343   PartNo: PIC24FJ256GB406 (64MR)
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MPLAB ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger
MPLAB ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger ( DV164045 )

The MPLAB® ICD 4 In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer is Microchip’s fastest, cost-effective debugging and programming tool for PIC® and SAM Microcontrollers (MCUs) and Microprocessors (MPUs), dsPIC® Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs), and CEC flash microcontrollers. This speed is provided by a SAME70 MCU with 300 MHz, 32-bit MCU with 2MB of RAM and a

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MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger
MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger ( PG164140 )

Fast programming, increased functionality, at the same price as its predecessor, the PICkit™ 3.

The MPLAB PICkit 4 now has Programmer-to-Go functionality for 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit PIC MCUs and dsPICs and also SAM MCU devices . The firmware update comes with MPLAB X IDE v5.30.


The MPLAB® PICkit™ 4 In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer allows fast and

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Softlog SEC-DS Secure Programming Upgrade for ICP2 Programmers
Softlog SEC-DS Secure Programming Upgrade for ICP2 Programmers ( SW500090 )

The Softlog SEC-DS Secure Programming Upgrade is a "Secure Programming" extension for the ICP2 and ICP2(HC) programmers that provides several layers of protection--utilizing breakthrough technology--dramatically reducing the risk of unauthorized reconstruction of hex data and limiting how many times a hex file can be programmed. Secure programming operates on two levels: the ADMIN level and the...

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Softlog SEC4CH-DS Secure Programming Upgrade for ICP2GANG Programmers
Softlog SEC4CH-DS Secure Programming Upgrade for ICP2GANG Programmers ( SW500091 )

The Softlog SEC4CH-DS Secure Programming Upgrade is a "Secure Programming" extension for the ICP2GANG programmer that provides several layers of protection--utilizing breakthrough technology--dramatically reducing the risk of unauthorized reconstruction of hex data and also limiting how many times a hex file can be programmed. Secure programming operates on two levels: the ADMIN level and the USER...

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Softlog ICP2(G3)-DP ICSP Production Programmer
Softlog ICP2(G3)-DP ICSP Production Programmer ( TPG100002-G3 )

The ICP2(G3)-DP Production Quality In-Circuit Programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit. It programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs. ICP2(G3)-DP hardware is designed to support popular programming interfaces (ICSP™, JTAG, SWD, UPDI, SPI, QSPI,

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Softlog ICP2GANG(G3)-DP 4-Channel ICSP Production Gang Programmer
Softlog ICP2GANG(G3)-DP 4-Channel ICSP Production Gang Programmer ( TPG100004-G3 )

The ICP2GANG(G3)-DP Production Quality In-Circuit 4-channel (expandable to 64 channels) GANG programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit and simultaneously programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs, and serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs. ICP2GANG(G3)-DP hardware is designed to support popular programming

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Softlog ICP2PORT(G3)-P Portable In-Circuit Production Programmer
Softlog ICP2PORT(G3)-P Portable In-Circuit Production Programmer ( TPG100010-G3 )

A member of the ICP(G3) family of high-speed, production-grade in-circuit programmers. This compact, battery-powered device supports up to six different programming environments, making it an ideal, low-cost solution for field upgrades. ICP2PORT(G3)-P programs Microchip 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs. ICP2PORT(G3)-P

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Softlog ICP2PORT(G3)-PX Portable In-Circuit Production Programmer
Softlog ICP2PORT(G3)-PX Portable In-Circuit Production Programmer ( TPG100011-G3 )

A member of the ICP(G3) family of high-speed, production-grade in-circuit programmers. This compact, battery-powered device supports up to six different programming environments, making it an ideal, low-cost solution for field

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Softlog ICP2(G3)-DPX ICSP Production Programmer
Softlog ICP2(G3)-DPX ICSP Production Programmer ( TPG100012-G3 )

The ICP2(G3)-DPX Production Quality In-Circuit Programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit. It programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs, 32-bit PIC & ARM Cortex M0/0+/23/3/4/7 MCUs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs. ICP2(G3)-DPX hardware is designed to support popular programming interfaces

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Softlog ICP2GANG(G3)-DPX ICSP 4-Channel Gang Programmer
Softlog ICP2GANG(G3)-DPX ICSP 4-Channel Gang Programmer ( TPG100013-G3 )

The ICP2GANG(G3)-DPX Production Quality In-Circuit 4-channel (expandable to 64 channels) GANG programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit and simultaneously programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs, 32-bit PIC & ARM Cortex M0/0+/23/3/4/7 MCUs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs. ICP2GANG(G3)-DPX

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Softlog ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-8 8-Channel Gang Programmer
Softlog ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-8 8-Channel Gang Programmer ( TPG100015-G3 )

The ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-8 Production Quality In-Circuit (ICSP) 8-channel (expandable up to 64 channels) GANG Programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit and simultaneously programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs, 32-bit PIC & ARM Cortex M0/0+/23/3/4/7 MCUs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash

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Softlog ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-12 12-Channel Gang Programmer
Softlog ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-12 12-Channel Gang Programmer ( TPG100014-G3 )

The ICP2COMBO(G3)-DPX-12 Production Quality In-Circuit (ICSP) 12-channel (expandable up to 60 channels) GANG Programmer is a cost-effective programmer that operates with a PC or as a standalone unit and simultaneously programs 8-bit PIC® & AVR® MCUs, 16-bit PIC MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs, 32-bit PIC & ARM Cortex M0/0+/23/3/4/7 MCUs and Serial EEPROMs & Flash ICs.

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Demo & Evaluation Boards
PIC-IoT WA (PIC24, WiFi, AWS)
PIC-IoT WA (PIC24, WiFi, AWS) ( EV54Y39A )

The PIC-IoT WA Development Board combines a powerful PIC24FJ128GA705 MCU, an ATECC608A CryptoAuthentication™ secure element IC and the fully-certified ATWINC1510 Wi-Fi® network controller - which provides the most simple and effective way to connect your embedded application to Amazon Web Services (AWS). The board also includes an on-board debugger, and requires no external hardware

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PIC-IoT WG
PIC-IoT WG ( AC164164 )

The PIC-IoT WG Development Board combines a powerful PIC24FJ128GA705 MCU, an ATECC608A CryptoAuthentication™ secure element IC and the fully-certified ATWINC1510 Wi-Fi® network controller - which provides the most simple and effective way to connect your embedded application to the Google Cloud IoT Core. The board also includes an on-board debugger, and requires no

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PIC24FJ256GB410 PIM
PIC24FJ256GB410 PIM ( MA240038 )

The PIC24FJ256GB410 Plug-in Module is designed to demonstrate the capabilities of the PIC24FJ256GB410 family using the Explorer 16 and LCD Explorer Demonstration Boards. Most of the pins from the device are mapped directly to the PIM connector (100-Pin ICE). The exceptions are those pins that are remapped to provide remappable functionality to the pins in the PICtail™...

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LCD Explorer XLP Development Board
LCD Explorer XLP Development Board ( DM240314 )

The LCD Explorer Development Board supports Microchip’s 100-pin Microcontrollers with x8 common Segment LCD Drivers. The LCD Explorer provides an ideal platform for a customer to evaluate a MCU with a x8 Common LCD Driver on a 38 segment x 8 common LCD display. PICtail Plus connections allow a customer to evaluate the selected MCU in a complex system by adding Microchip’s PICtail Plus...

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USB PICtail Plus Daughter Board
USB PICtail Plus Daughter Board ( AC164131 )

The USB PICtail. Plus Daughter Board is a USB demonstration board for evaluating Microchip Technology’s 16 and 32-bit USB product lines using the Explorer 16 development board.

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Smart Card/SIM Card (SC) PICtail Daughter Board
Smart Card/SIM Card (SC) PICtail Daughter Board ( AC164141 )

The Smart Card/SIM Card (SC) PICtail™ Daughter Board is an expansion board used for evaluating, reading and writing data on Smart Cards and SIM card.

This daughter board requires an Explorer-16 Development Board, or PIC18 Explorer board to complete the board configuration.

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Software Libraries
16-bit bootloader for PIC24 MCUs and dsPIC33 DSCs

16-bit Bootloader for PIC24 MCUs and dsPIC33 DSCs

As embedded devices evolve in both

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Battery Life Estimator

 

Looking for a tool to estimate the battery life for your embedded application? Download the Battery Life Estimator

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Microchip Easy Bootloader Library

Microchip Easy Bootloader (EZBL) Library

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