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Simple Universal PIC Programmer

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This simple programmer will accept any device that’s supported by software (eg, IC-Prog 1.05 by Bonny Gijzen at http://www.ic-prog.com). The circuit is based in part on the ISP header described in the SILICON CHIP “PIC Testbed” project but also features an external programming voltage supply for laptops and for other… Read more »

Digital Count Down Timer using PIC Microcontroller

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In this article, our author Mithun has developed a 0 – 99 min counter using PIC microcontroller 16F628A. So basically this is a digital count down timer ideal for engineering and diploma students for their project requirements. We have given complete circuit diagram of the digital count down timer along… Read more »

Low-Cost PIC Development Tools

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Low-Cost PIC Development Tools Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, announced the lowest-cost development tool supporting 3.3V 16-bit and 32-bit PIC® microcontrollers (MCUs), as well as 16-bit dsPIC® Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) in 28-pin SPDIP packages. The flexible Microstick II tool features everything designers… Read more »

PCI Express(r) 3.0 Flying Lead Probe

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PCI Express(r) 3.0 Flying Lead Probe Agilent Technologies Inc. announced a new flying lead solder-down probe for PCI Express 3.0 protocol analysis. The new U4324A probe, for use with Agilent’s U4301A protocol analyzer module, is the industry’s most cost-effective solder-down probing solution. “The PCI Express flying lead probe is designed… Read more »

High-Speed PCI Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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High-Speed PCI Arbitrary Waveform Generator GaGe, a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance PCI Express/PCI digitizer and oscilloscope cards, today announced the release of its new CompuGen CG4800 PCI Express arbitrary waveform generator. The CG4800 is an exceptionally high-speed, 14-bit, four-channel digital-to-analog conversion (DAC) board that may… Read more »

USART Modules in PIC 16F877

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PIC 16F877 – USART Modules This article explains the different USART modules used in PIC 16F877 like Asynchronous (full-duplex), Synchronous – Master (half-duplex), and Synchronous – Slave (half-duplex). The USART Baud Rate Generator (BRG) is also explained in detail along with the register table. The applications of USART is also… Read more »

Timer Modules in PIC 16F877

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Related Articles TAKE A LOOK : INTRODUCTION TO PIC 167F877 TAKE A LOOK : PIC 16F877 – ARCHITECTURE AND MEMORY ORGANIZATION TAKE A LOOK : REGISTER MEMORY ORGANIZATION IN PIC 16F877 TAKE A LOOK : EEPROM/FLASH MEMORY ORGANIZATION in PIC 16F877 Timer modules in PIC 16F877 The PIC 16F877 basically… Read more »

Register Memory Organization in PIC 16F877

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To read the previous articles on the basics of PIC 16F877, click on the links below. TAKE A LOOK : PERIPHERAL INTERFACE CONTROLLER (PIC) TAKE A LOOK : INTRODUCTION TO PIC 167F877 TAKE A LOOK : PIC 16F877 – ARCHITECTURE AND MEMORY ORGANIZATION Register Memory Organization in PIC 16F877 A… Read more »

PROCEDURE TO USE MPLAB SIM

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The first step is to install MPLAB SIM software in your PC, then create a new sub-directory in the main directory RT. For example, in order to write a program to do mathematical addition, create a sub directory called add8 (just a name) in the main directory RT. Create a… Read more »

PIC 16F877 – Architecture and Memory Organization

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Architecture and Memory Organization of PIC 16F877 To know more basics about PIC 16F877, click on the link below. TAKE A LOOK : PERIPHERAL INTERFACE CONTROLLER (PIC) TAKE A LOOK : INTRODUCTION TO PIC 167F877 The basic building block of PIC 16F877 is based on Harvard architecture. This microcontroller also… Read more »