15.5 Clearing the Watchdog Timer

The Watchdog Timer is cleared when any of the following conditions occur:
  • Any Reset
  • A valid CLRWDT instruction is executed
  • The device enters Sleep
  • The devices exits Sleep by Interrupt
  • The WWDT is disabled
  • The Oscillator Start-up Timer (OST) is running
  • Any write to the WDTCON0 or WDTCON1 registers