Configure Menu Differences - MPLAB® X IDE and MPLAB® IDE v8

The following table highlights the Configure menu changes from MPLAB® IDE v8 to MPLAB X IDE. Due to the changes in MPLAB X IDE, not all MPLAB IDE v8 menu items will map identically. Major differences are discussed under Comments.

Table: Configure Menu Differences

Select Device New Project
File>Project Properties
To select
To change
Configuration Bits Window>PIC Memory Views>Configuration Bits
External Memory Window>PIC Memory Views>//Program/Execution Memory External memory is displayed as part of
program or execution memory
ID Memory Window>PIC Memory Views>User ID Memory
Settings Tools Options Use mplab_ide>Preferences instead
of Tools>Options for Mac OS X
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