Creating an MPLAB X Project

  1. 1. On the Atmel START website (, create a new project (Example or Board).
  2. 2. Once the project is created, go to the EXPORT PROJECT page and check the "MPLAB X IDE" box.

Importing Atmel Start Project in MPLAB X

  1. 1. Select File > Import > START MPLAB project as shown below:
  2. 2. Browse the ‘.atzip’ file, as shown below:
  3. 3. Follow the procedures described in the wizard.
  4. 4. An MPLAB X project will get created.