BoostC Compiler Overview
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What is BoostC
BoostC is our latest generation C compiler that works with PIC18, PIC16 and some PIC12 processors. BoostC was designed to rival Hi-Tech C compiler. This ANSI C compatible compiler supports features like source level debugging, signed data types, structures/unions and pointers.
Checkout the BoostC compiler Reference Manual in PDF format here.
The BoostC compiler can be used with the SourceBoost IDE (Integrated Development Environment), or can be integrated into Microchip MPLAB.
What's in the software package
When you download the SourceBoost software package you get the SourceBoost IDE, BoostC compiler and all the other SourceBoost compilers. The compilers and IDE are activated by using the appropriate activation key.
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All license options for the BoostC 'C' compiler support PIC12, PIC16 and PIC18 Target Devices. Please check the supported devices list to confirm the devices you require are supported.
All licenses get free minor revision upgrades. That means any BoostC V6.x license can be upgraded to the latest BoostC V6.x at zero cost.
Major revision upgrades are chargeable. That means you will have to pay an upgrade fee in order to upgraded BoostC V6.x license to a BoostC V7.x license.
Anyone with a current support subscription will get major revision upgrades for Free.
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