Using the MPLAB® XC16 Compiler

Last modified by Microchip on 2023/11/10 11:05

Microchip’s latest compiler line, the MPLAB® XC, provides a comprehensive solution for your project’s development software needs and replaces all MPLAB C and HI-TECH compilers. Features of the MPLAB XC16 compiler include:

  • Supports all PIC24 MCUs and dsPIC® DSCs
  • Integrates with MPLAB X IDE to provide a full graphical front end
  • Editing errors and breakpoints match the corresponding lines in the source code
  • Single step through C source code to inspect variables and structures at critical points
  • Data structures with defined data types, including floating point, displayed in Watch windows
  • Runs on Windows®, Linux®, and macOS® X
  • Offers different optimization levels to suit your needs with free downloads available

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