Chapter 2

mikroC Pro for PIC Programming Language


This chapter provides an introduction to the various C compilers available for the PIC18F family of microcontrollers. The mikroC Pro for PIC compiler is described briefly. In addition, the chapter describes the operation of the MPLAB XC8 features and its differences from the mikroC Pro for PIC compiler. The complete project development cycle is described with examples, showing the program creation, compilation, and uploading the target microcontroller.


mikroC Pro for PIC compiler; C compiler; basic features of the mikroC Pro compiler; MPLAB XC8 compiler; using the MPLAB XC8 IDE

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