Microchip unveils MPLAB® X IDE open-source integrated development environment with cross-platform support for Linux®, Mac OS®, and Windows® users

Image of Microchip Technology's MPLAB® X IDEMPLAB® X IDE is a software program that runs on a PC (Windows®, Mac OS®, Linux®) to develop applications for Microchip microcontrollers and digital signal controllers. It is called an Integrated Development Environment (IDE), because it provides a single integrated "environment" to develop code for embedded microcontrollers. Download MPLAB X IDE


  • Provides a new call graph for navigating complex code
  • Supports multiple configurations within your projects
  • Supports multiple versions of the same compiler
  • Support for multiple debug tools of the same type
  • Supports live parsing
  • Import existing MPLAB 8 IDE projects and use either IDE for the same source
  • Supports hyperlinks for fast navigation to declarations and includes
  • Supports live code templates
  • Supports the ability to enter file code templates with license headers or template code
  • MPLAB X IDE can track changes within your own system using local history
  • Within MPLAB X IDE, a user can configure their own code format style
Related Product Information

PIC10F32X Microcontrollers

Associated Tools

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionTypeFor Use With/Related ProductsContentsAvailable Quantity
PROGRAMMER MCU PICKIT 3PG164130PROGRAMMER MCU PICKIT 3MicrocontrollerPIC Micro® MCUProgrammer3343 - Immediate
PG164130 product page link
MPLAB ICD3 DEBUGGER/PROGRAMMERDV164035MPLAB ICD3 DEBUGGER/PROGRAMMERIn-Circuit Debugger/ProgrammerPICmicro MCU or dsPIC DSCBoard, Cable, Programmer815 - Immediate
DV164035 product page link
KIT PROBE MPLAB REAL ICEDV244005KIT PROBE MPLAB REAL ICEDSC/MCUdsPIC30F, dsPIC33F, dsPIC33FJ, PIC24FJ, PIC24HJEmulator Probe, Standard probe Driver, Logic Probe, USB Cable, Modular Cable and Software/Documentation CD43 - Immediate
DV244005 product page link
Published: 2011-06-24