Installing the MPLAB® XC16 Compiler
Choose your operating system from the tabs below:
Go to the location where you downloaded the installer. Unzip the downloaded file and run the installer:
Depending on your Windows security settings, you may get a window asking if you are sure you want to run this program. Answer "Yes".
- Have activated a license on a previous version of MPLAB xc16
- You wish to use the free version of the compiler (some optimization features disabled)
simply click Next >.
Otherwise, choose to:
- Purchase a license (to receive an activation key that will unlock the Standard or Pro optimization features)
- Use the Pro evaluation version (reverts to free version after 60 days)
- Provide an activation key.
Click Next >.