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Creating a new AVR C Project in AVR Studio 5

Creating a new AVR C Project


This AVR tutorial will go through the steps to create a AVR C project in AVR Studio 5. This tutorial assume that you have already install AVR Studio 5 on you computer


Step 1: To create a C project first start AVR Studio 5 by going to the start menu on your PC select Atmel AVR Tools then AVR Studio 5.0. See the figure below.

Starting AVR Studio 5

After AVR Studio 5 starts the following window will appear. From which get help, open an existing project, create a new project, open an example project, etc.

Create new AVR Studio 5 project

Step 2: Click on New Project pointed to by the red arrow in the diagram above to start a new project. The following window will appear.

Create new AVR Studio 5 C project

Step 3: To start a new C project select C from the panel to the left pointed to by the red arrow. Also type the file Name and Location pointed to by the red arrows at the bottom of the window. The following window will then appear.

Device Selection AVR Studio 5

Step 4: The window above is the device selection screen for AVR Studio 5. Scroll down and select the microcontroller you will be using. The following window will then appear.

AVR Studio 5 Editor

This is the AVR studio 5 editor where you type your C program. The editor starts your C program for you by providing you with the structure shown in the editor of the figure above.


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