Programming Options

MPLAB X IDE and Atmel Studio support programming of Microchip AVR and Microchip SAM Arm devices using the Atmel-ICE. The programming dialog in Atmel Studio or the Communication Interface in the MPLAB X IDE Project Properties can be configured to use JTAG, aWire, SPI, PDI, TPI, SWD modes, according to the target device selected.

When configuring the clock frequency, different rules apply for different interfaces and target families: