3.8 Shop the MPLAB X Store

Click on the MPLAB X Store tab to purchase tools from the Microchip store. The tab is formatted to showcase some of the latest items for sale pertaining to MPLAB X IDE. You can also browse categories to find other items.

This tab may be accessed directly from the Help menu or from a toolbar icon.

Figure 3-5. MPLAB X Store

A “Purchasing & Client Services” login is available from the Start Page, My MPLAB X IDE. You will then be able to:

  • See alerts on software (like HPA expiring)
  • Access to your mySoftware account, where you can register and download licenses and renew HPA
Figure 3-6. Start Page Login