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

The following table highlights the View 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: View Menu Differences

MPLAB® IDE v8 MPLAB® X IDE Comments
Project Window>Projects
Output Window>Output>Output
Toolbars View>Toolbars
Save File>Save
CPU Registers2 Window>PIC Memory Views>CPU
Call Stack Window>Debugging>Call Stack
Disassembly Listing Window>Output>Disassembly Listing File
EEPROM Window>PIC Memory Views>EE Data Memory
File Registers1 Window>PIC Memory Views>Data Memory
Flash Data Window>PIC Memory Views>Data Memory
Hardware Stack Debug>Stack
LCD Pixel Not yet available
Locals Window>Debugging>Variables
Memory2 Window>PIC Memory Views>Execution Memory
Program Memory1 Window>PIC Memory Views>Flash Memory
SFR/Peripherals2 Window>PIC Memory Views>Peripherals
Special Function Registers1 Window>PIC Memory Views>SFRs
Watch Window>Debugging>Watches See also: Debug>New Watch
Memory Usage Gauge Window>Dashboard
Trace Window>Debugging>Trace See also: File>Project Properties to enable trace

Note 1: 8 and 16 bit devices
Note 2: 32 bit devices

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