The capabilities of MPLAB® X IDE can be enhanced with plugins. A plugin is a code module or applet which adds functionality to MPLAB X IDE. Plugins are distributed in files called NetBeans Modules (NBMs). Plugin files have the suffix .nbm. Many are developed or supported by Microchip. Others are provided by third parties.

Manage Plugins

Plugins are managed from the Plugins Window. From there you can:

Examples of Available Plugins

Among the plugins available for MPLAB X IDE are:

A comprehensive list of the plugins can be found in the Plugins Window. There you will see a list of all the available and installed plugins for your installation of MPLAB X IDE.

Install Plugins

Run Plugins

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