Provides powerful tools to program and debug PIC Flash microcontrollers. Features scripting support, logic analyzer, logic output and devices automatic detection. Supports most of the 8 and 16 bit PICmicro and dsPIC controllers. The suite is compatible with MPLAB IDE.
You can download PICkit 3.10 from our software library for free. The latest version of PICkit can be downloaded for PCs running Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10, 32-bit. This download was scanned by our built-in antivirus and was rated as malware free.
The following versions: 3.1 and 2.6 are the most frequently downloaded ones by the program users. PICkit lies within System Utilities, more precisely Device Assistants.
The program's installer files are generally known as PICkit2V2.exe, PICkit3.exe, PICkit 2.exe, _ED1F5364E8235F5EA20DD7.exe or _E9C8070239C398E2EBB8EE.exe etc. The current setup file available for download occupies 9.3 MB on disk. The actual developer of the free program is Microchip Technology Inc.
From the developer:
PICkit is a powerful programmer application with scripting support. The program includes comes with a logic analyzer, logic output and auto detection of devices. It enables in-circuit debugging on most PIC microcontrollers. It runs, halts and single steps the program while the PIC microcontroller is embedded in the application.
You may want to check out more software, such as PICkit tm Baseline FLASH Starter Kit, PICkit 1 Signal Analysis or PICkit Serial Analyzer, which might be similar to PICkit.