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Can a MPLAB forum be created?

 

Last Edited: Mon. Nov 19, 2018 - 07:11 PM
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jstampfl wrote:

Can a MPLAB forum be created?

 

Hmmm, I guess it makes sense but then shouldn't we also have a forum for other Atmel specific IDEs?

 

We have...

 

Compilers and General Programming

A forum for discussions about compilers and general programming topics not specifically related to a particular microcontroller.

 

...but that is specifically for non-specific microcontrollers.

 

So to be consistent we'd need...

 

Atmel Studio

 

MPLABX

 

Other IDEs (eg Codevision, IAR, Rowley)

 

 

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What's wrong with the Microchip MPLAB forum? https://www.microchip.com/forums...

John Samperi

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I'd just add it to the name of the Studio forum.

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since longterm, obviously AtmelStudio was going to be abandoned and MPLAB was going to be the all in one official DevelpmentIDE

it is make sense in term of Studio (now it says "Atmel Studio (AVR related)" i.e. MPLAB discution ONLY for develop avr project in Mplab)

 

transition to new IDE obviously it will take years but...

 

@js microchip forums is not "AVRfreaks community" thats all ;)

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AVR Microcontrollers Now Supported in MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment | Microchip Technology

Chandler, Arizona

Oct. 3, 2018

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AVR support will continue to be added to Atmel Studio 7 and Atmel START for current and future AVR devices. 

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“Microchip continues to explore ways to provide more offerings and improve the development experience for our customers,” said Steve Drehobl, vice president of Microchip’s 8-bit MCU business unit. “With the addition of the AVR MCUs to the MPLAB ecosystem, designers who are accustomed to MPLAB X IDE now have more MCU options to choose from. Traditional AVR MCU programmers can also stay with Atmel Studio 7, as we are continuing to offer new device support, add enhancements and implement bug fixes as needed.”

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"Dare to be naïve." - Buckminster Fuller

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In general, it's not time to start a new "Forum" until the closest existing "reasonable choice" starts to be overwhelmed and people complain "there are too many MPLAB questions here - I thought it was supposed to the the Atmel Studio forum!"

 

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Hi all

 

Does anyone know if there is a way to be informed when Microchip sorts out the AVR related problems with MPLAB X?

An email list, for example.

 

Take care

 

M

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one can enter their email address at

MPLAB X IDE | Microchip Technology

(right pane)

Sign Up for Updates and a Discount Code on Related Evaluation Boards

edit : 'Device Support.htm' in the release notes zip; MPLAB X v5.15 - AVR simulator is complete and tested for a lot of megaAVR (except 0-series)

 

"Dare to be naïve." - Buckminster Fuller

Last Edited: Sun. Apr 14, 2019 - 11:59 AM
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Thanks.

 

I think I had already done that, but I did it again anyway just in case.

 

gchapman wrote:

 

edit : 'Device Support.htm' in the release notes zip; MPLAB X v5.15 - AVR simulator is complete and tested for a lot of megaAVR (except 0-series)

 

 

I do hope that Microchip are never involved in the space program.

We'd never get to Mars.

 

M

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From my experience this will happen in the next few years....say 2025 ?

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Moe123 wrote:
Can a MPLAB forum be created?

 

With the laundry(toilet paper) list of things to be sorted out, creating another forum is not a high priority I would think.

 

 

Jim

I would rather attempt something great and fail, than attempt nothing and succeed - Fortune Cookie

 

"The critical shortage here is not stuff, but time." - Johan Ekdahl

 

"If you want a career with a known path - become an undertaker. Dead people don't sue!" - Kartman

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Atmel Studio6.2/AS7, DipTrace, Quartus, MPLAB user

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jgmdesign wrote:

Moe123 wrote:
Can a MPLAB forum be created?

 

With the laundry(toilet paper) list of things to be sorted out, creating another forum is not a high priority I would think.

 

 

Jim

 

Jim, I havent asked that question ? is it a website quote error ?

 

Moe

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Moe123 wrote:
Jim, I havent asked that question ? is it a website quote error ?

 

You are correct, and I am a little confused at how my quoting your post was mixed up with the OP.  My apologies.

 

It might have to do with my originally quoting the OP, and deleting that when I realised the age of the thread, and instead quoted your post and possibly my browser did not handle the copy/paste properly.

 

I dunno.  Again, my apologies.

 

JIm

I would rather attempt something great and fail, than attempt nothing and succeed - Fortune Cookie

 

"The critical shortage here is not stuff, but time." - Johan Ekdahl

 

"If you want a career with a known path - become an undertaker. Dead people don't sue!" - Kartman

"Why is there a "Highway to Hell" and only a "Stairway to Heaven"? A prediction of the expected traffic load?"  - Lee "theusch"

 

Speak sweetly. It makes your words easier to digest when at a later date you have to eat them ;-)  - Source Unknown

Please Read: Code-of-Conduct

Atmel Studio6.2/AS7, DipTrace, Quartus, MPLAB user

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jgmdesign wrote:
I dunno.  Again, my apologies.

 

Jim, Its okay, no need for apologies.

 

I find it difficult these days to keep following the threads am part of due to the problem of email notification....hope they fix it soon...

 

Regards,

Moe

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Moe123 wrote:

From my experience this will happen in the next few years....say 2025 ?

 

Mars?

 

Microchip would tell us we are already there.