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MPLAB®ICD 3 Support

Monday 22 December, 2008

You can now use the MPLAB®ICD 3 with the CCS IDE Compiler (PCW, PCWH, PCDIDE or PCWHD). You can program and debug within the windows environment using a MPLAB®ICD 3.

Here are a few simple steps to follow when using the CCS IDE Compiler with MPLAB®ICD 3:

  1. Must have version 4.084 or higher of the CCS IDE Compiler

  2. Download MPLAB®ICD 3 interface module from the CCS Downloads Page. This download is free.

  3. Have MPLAB® already installed.

  4. The debug environment is built-in to the C Aware Real-Time Debugger, once the hardware is connect to your PC, select the programmer/debugger you would like to use from the "Debug Configure" option on the IDE menu tab. All CCS Command-Line Compilers (PCB,PCM, PCH and PCD) can also be integrated with MPLAB®ICD 3.

  5. If you have questions or concerns regarding integration please contact