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Programmer not found.

Postby Pascal_2016 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:51 pm

I have the new version Flowcode v7.3.0.5 installed on my machine and released "Compile to Chip" error message after calling "ipecmd.exe"
Programmer not found. "ipecmd.exe" is installed and located in the same location as specified in the "Compiler Messages" window.

How can I accept the mistake?

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Target folder: C:\PR1D46~1
Source name: C:\Projekte_Flowcode_7\Flowcode1_32Uno.fcfx
Title: Digilent - Basic IO Shield
Description: This template allows users to quickly and simply get up and running with their hardware.
The default microcontroller for this template board is the 32bit PIC32MX320F128H found
on the Uno32 hardware.
It features;
4x push-switch, 4x slide switch
8x LEDS, 1x Potentiometer
1x OLED Screen
Device: PIC32.32MX.ChipKIT Uno32 PICKIT
Generated by: Flowcode v7.3.0.5
Date: Monday, January 15, 2018 13:43:07
Users: 1
Registered to: HansJuergenHalder
Licence key: 6D8D0G
Start des Compilers...
C:\Program Files (x86)\Flowcode 7\compilers\pic32\bin\xc32-gcc.exe -mprocessor=32MX320F128H -O1 -o "Flowcode1_32Uno.elf" "Flowcode1_32Uno.c"

Start von Linker/Assembler...
C:\Program Files (x86)\Flowcode 7\compilers\pic32\bin\xc32-bin2hex.exe "Flowcode1_32Uno.elf"

Start des Programmers...
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microchip\MPLABX\v3.30\mplab_ipe\ipecmd.exe /P32MX320F128H /F"C:\PR1D46~1\Flowcode1_32Uno.hex" /TPPK3 /M /OL
Programmer not found.

C:\Program Files (x86)\Microchip\MPLABX\v3.30\mplab_ipe\ipecmd.exe Hat den Fehlercode 9 gemeldet

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Re: Programmer not found.

Postby Benj » Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:26 pm


"Programmer not found." means that the Microchip IPE software cannot find the PICkit 3 hardware.

Do you have the PICkit 3 connected and are you using the PICkit with any other piece of software e.g. MPLABX or the GUI version of IPE?

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Re: Programmer not found.

Postby QMESAR » Mon Jan 15, 2018 3:16 pm

Just to add what Ben has said
If you perhaps have old MPLAB and MPLABX installed then you need to use the Driver Switcher (installed with Mplabx ) to switch the drivers to the MPLABx and IPE. Mplab 8 does not support IPE out of the box
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