OshonSoft PIC16 Basic Compiler is powerful application that supplies Microchip microcontroller users with affordable and user-friendly development environment for writing microcontroller programs in Basic programming language. OshonSoft PIC16 Basic Compiler supports the extensive number of MCUs from the Microchip 8-bit PIC Enhanced Mid-Range architecture product line (selected PIC16F, PIC12F models).
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OshonSoft PIC16 Basic Compiler main features:
three basic integer data types (1-bit, 1-byte, 2-byte), 4-byte (32-bit) long integer data type with 32-bit arithmetics,
4-byte (32-bit) single precision floating point data type with single precision math functions, arrays,
string data type with extensive set of string related functions,
all standard Basic language elements, support for structured language (procedures and functions),
USB implementation support,
Modbus master/slave implementation support,
interfacing MMC/SD/SDSC/SDHC cards implementation (with FAT16 file system support and FAT32 file system support),
high level language support for using internal EEPROM memory, using internal A/D converter module, using interrupts,
serial communication using internal hardware UART, software UART implementation, I2C communication with external I2C devices,
Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI) communication, interfacing character LCDs, interfacing graphical LCDs with 128x64 dot matrix,
R/C servos, stepper motor control, 1-Wire devices, DS18S20,
using internal PWM modules, ...
PIC16 Basic Compiler Library Support - more info
PID Controller implementation (with the auto tuning feature) in the basic compiler, PID Controller Process Simulator - more info,
Other software features: powerful simulation interface showing internal microcontroller architecture, FLASH program memory editor, EEPROM data memory editor, hardware stack editor, microcontroller pinout interface for simulation of digital I/O and analog inputs, simulation stimulus file editor for visual definition and management of input stimulus files with execution tracking, variable simulation rate, simulation statistics, breakpoints manager for code debugging with breakpoints support, PIC assembler, PIC disassembler, serial port terminal for communication with real devices connected to serial port, LCD module simulation interface for character LCD modules, graphical LCD module simulation interface for 128x64 graphical LCD modules, stepper motor phase simulation interface for stepper motor driving visualization, simulation module for external I2C EEPROMs from 24C family, hardware UART simulation interface, software UART simulation interface for software implemented UART routines, oscilloscope (with Zoom feature) and signal generator simulation tools, DS18S20/DS18B20 digital thermometer simulation tool, modbus simulation device tool (master/slave), color themes, ...
OshonSoft PIC16 Basic Compiler supports the following MCUs from the Microchip 8-bit PIC Enhanced Mid-Range architecture product line (selected PIC16F, PIC12F models):