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CCS IDE now supports MPLAB®X ICDs!

Wednesday 02 October, 2013

CCS, Inc. a Microchip Premier 3rd Party Partner and leader in Microchip PIC®MCU development solutions announces, today, that the CCS integrated development environment (IDE) C Compilers now support MPLAB®X in-circuit debugger (ICD) and programmer solutions. This advantage allows Engineers the flexibility to seamlessly use Microchip, or CCS, ICD tools in the CCS IDE for 8-bit and 16-bit microcontroller debugging and programming. The supported Microchip ICDs include: MPLAB® ICD3, Real ICE, PicKit™ 3, and Microstick II. CCS requires that MPLAB®X be installed in order to take advantage of this feature.

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