PICKitPlus for PICkit2 and PICkit3 Programmers

Support for the latest Microchip microcontrollers using the PICKitPlus applications.  PICKitPlus provides a low-cost option to use the PICkit programmers.

PICKitPlus for the PICkit2 Programmer

Supports  the latest Microchip microcontrollers and a wide range of EEPROMs using a PICkit2 Programmer.

PICKitPlus for the PICkit 3 Programmer

Supports  the latest Microchip microcontrollers and a wide range of EEPROMs using a PICkit3 Programmer..   

PICKitCommandLine for PICkit2 and PICkit3 Programmers

PICKitCommandLine provides a low-cost option for simple integration with compilers and IDEs via the command line.

PICKitAutoWatch for PICkit2 and PICkit3 Programmers

PICKitAutoWatch is the easy method to automate programming with point and click IDE integration.

PICKitPlus as a Service

The PICKitPlus development team can help you, or your organisation, deliver your projects through optimising and supporting design activities or simply be part of solution development and delivery team.  

 

The PICKitPlus team provides software and hardware that interfaces with IoT devices.  We want to enable you to easily program, read and verify your projects code when using microcontrollers and EEPROMs. We also design and manufacture hardware like LCD controllers and sensors that make development easier.

We aim to help you avoid the complexities of full-featured Integrated Development Environments by making things easy.  Our software is the easiest way to work with microcontrollers and EEPROMs.   PICKitPlus software leverages the investment made in the PICKit2 and PICKit3 programmers to reduce the learning curve and the development time, and our hardware solutions are kits that are easy to build then you can integrate the solutions into your projects.

We are a UK based team. We design, develop and support our solutions from the UK. 

PICKitPlus portfolio of applications

Our software supports  Windows XP to Windows 10, Linux and Raspberry Pi. To see the specifics of an application, or to join the Beta programs, select here.  We support our applications and the associated parts database - you will receive regular updates to the software and parts database as we add more capabilities

 

 

Buying PICKitPlus Software

Buying PICKitPlus software is simple - buy via PayPal.   We process your request when we get confirmation from PayPal, this may take a few hours.  Then, we complete an Export Controlled or Sanctioned Countries, Entities and Persons assessment. 

We work extended UK office hours.  We will send your user specific download information as soon as practical.

 

We have listed our most popular software below

     

PICKitPlus Basic Suite: This suite provides the core applications for a typical user.

  • The suite contains the two PICKitPlus GUI applications and PICKitCommandLine application.
 

£23 GBPClick to go to PayPal payment page

     

PICKitPlus Flex Suite:  This suite provides the best experience for the typical user, developers and the professional developer community.

  • This suite is the PICKitPlus Basic Suite plus PICKitAutoWatch. 
  • This suite is the best value for money.  
  • PICKitAutoWatch supports our supported parts plus the Microchip Programmers-on-Board of the Microchip Xpress Boards products.
 

£30 GBPClick to go to PayPal payment page

     

PICKitGangProgrammer: This standalone application is for those who need to program multiple microcontrollers, typically, in a production environment.

  • Supports gang programming - up to 16 programmers.
 

£100 GBPClick to go to PayPal payment page

PICKitPlus Hardware  

We have a growing list of hardware solutions - the latest products are shown below.  See the Our Hardware tab for more details.


PICKit2 Programmer Kit  


  • Build your own PICKit2 programmer.  A simple kit that enables you to build and then use your own PICKit2 programmer.
  • We are accepting orders for the PICKit2 programmer kit now, see here.

PICKitPlus LCD Rucksack  


  • The flexible way to connect an LCD to a microcontroller that supports I2C, SPI and Serial communications.
  • A simple kit you can build and then use.  Provided with documentation and examples.
  • We are accepting orders for the PICKit2 programmier kit now, see here.  

Online Resources


PICKitPlus has a number of resources to help you do even more.

  • Find our community to help your software usage here.
  • Email us here for help, advice or to ask a question.

Github and Social


There are many ways to contribute to PICKitPlus: