SEGGER J-Link Debug Probes

This programmer/debugger is an older model and is no longer for sale. Please visit Microchip’s "Programmers and Debuggers" page to find currently available options.

As of MPLAB® X IDE v5.25, the plugin for SEGGER J-Link debug probe support will no longer be necessary. Native IDE support is available as of this release.

SEGGER J-Link debug probes bring JTAG development to MPLAB X IDE.

See also Microchip J-32 Debug Probes.

J-Link Debug Probes Supported

This J-Link probe version has been tested and is supported in MPLAB X IDE:

  • Version 9 and newer: J-Link BASE

The following J-Link probe versions and types should work in MPLAB X IDE:

  • Version 9 and newer: J-Link PLUS and J-Link EDU
  • Version 4 and newer: J-Link ULTRA+ and J-Link PRO

To determine your probe version, look at the label on the backside of the probe, which describes the serial number and hardware version.

If you have an older version of the J-Link debug probe, SEGGER offers a trade-in program that permits you to upgrade to the latest hardware version. SEGGER provides a discounted rate of the current list cost for the unit being traded-in.

Supported Microchip Devices

To see a list of Microchip devices supported by the probe, go to Supported Microchip Devices.

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