Unless you already have an Ide installed, please install either Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Community Edition or Atmel Studio prior to installing Visual Micro. You also need to install Arduino or your choice or micro-controller tools
news 24th feb 2015 - the latest version is 1502.14 sp3 and works with all arduino versions 1.0>1.5>1.6
enterprise/educational install for all users
please see the release notes and youtube for more info
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Visual Micro supports the following Ide versions:-
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013 (includes 2013 Community Edition)
- Atmel Studio 6.2
- Not supported: Microsoft Visual Studio Express. Use the Visual Studio Community Edition instead (free and better)
tip: switch between Debug/Release using the toolbar to enable/disable the debugger. with the debugger disabled the compile is 100% arduino compatible
Note for Windows 8 users
When you run the installer on Windows 8 you might get a warning from SmartScreen, stating that Windows prevented the installer from running. This is because Visual Micro is not specially certified for Windows 8. If such thing happens, please do the followng steps:
- Click More info.
- On the next screen, click Run anyway.