VisualMicro - Arduino IDE For Visual Studio

Arduino IDE for Visual Studio

Compile and Upload any Arduino project to any board, using the same Arduino platform and libraries, with all the advantages of an Advanced Professional IDE.

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Install Visual Micro

Install Visual Micro

Get up and running with Visual Studio and Visual Micro in only a few minutes....

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Debug and Monitor Easily


Using our High Speed Serial Debugger to fix issues and find performance problems

Boards and Libraries

Boards & Libraries

Search thousands of boards & libraries with the Visual Micro Explorer...

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GDB Debugging with Visual Micro


Use GDB Debugging with enabled boards, and external devices easily...

Code Templates in Visual Micro


Project Templates and Code Snippets save you time and effort with every project...

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Streamline with Visual Micro


With Versioned Libraries captured in-project, VC Integration, and Remote Tools...

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Arduino Users

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VS Users

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Install Visual Micro and begin your next Project

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Integrate with Your Environment

Visual Micro allows you to continue to leverage your existing technology and version control stacks, allowing for a seamless transition into IoT Projects for your business.

Visual Studio 2017


Work with the best in class IDE with Advanced Debugging...

Visual Studio 2019


The latest generation of Advanced IDEs with integrated debugging...

Azure Dev Ops


Capture source direct to your existing TFS / Azure Dev Ops system, including libraries as normal

Git Version Control


Seamlessly control your entire project with Git Repos, including the Arduino Libraries you use

Serial Debugging

With the built in Serial debugger, you can debug any board which has a Serial Interface....

Quickly find bugs, monitor hardware states, and view graphical representations at the click of a button...

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Using the Harware Debugger in Visual Micro

Hardware Debugging

With Visual Micro you are guided to use the normal Arduino framework, similar to the Arduino IDE, with menus and buttons simplifying board selection, Library and Code additions and Debugging.

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Easy To Use

With Visual Micro you are guided to use the normal Arduino framework, similar to the Arduino IDE, with menus and buttons simplifying board selection, Library and Code additions and Debugging.

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Selecting a Board in Visual Micro

Fully Arduino Compatible

With Visual Micro you are building on top of the Arduino System, maintaining compatability with all INO / PDE files, and the Windows, Linux and Mac Arduino community.

All Library and Core files are shared between Visual Micro and Arduino so you can continue to develop in the same way, with all Arduino compatible tools and updates, without changes to Visual Micro. Develop with our Cross Platform Arduino IDE for Windows and continue to improve outcomes...

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Versioned Library Example in Visual Micro


Save time, cost and confusion by using your Visual Studio Toolset and industry standard Version Control systems with Visual Micro allowing a seamless transition for your development and product teams. Easily manage and develop your Cross Platform Project accross hardware variants and library versions.

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Our In-IDE Visual Debugging and Monitoring scales to any screen size, and allows you to easily show a large audience detailed concepts alongside your code.

Together with our toolbars, project templates and tutorial mode, you can get the whole room up and running their own projects in no time.

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Scalable IDE Windows for Pins and Charting


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*All License Purchases come with 1 Year of support included

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Seamless VS Integration

With Visual Micro fully integrated into Visual Studio you can continue to build and debug your code with the same buttons, shortcuts and menus, as when you are working on other platforms and projects. With our new customisable Toolbars, everything you need can be right where you like it, without interrupting your workflow in other areas....

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Hints & Tips

FAQ, Hints and Tips to help you get the most of Visual Micro easily....

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