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PlatformIO IDE for VSCode

PlatformIO: Your Gateway to Embedded Software Development Excellence.

Unlock the true potential of embedded software development with PlatformIO’s collaborative ecosystem, embracing declarative principles, test-driven methodologies, and modern toolchains for unrivaled success.

  • Open source, maximum permissive Apache 2.0 license
  • Cross-platform IDE and Unified Debugger
  • Static Code Analyzer and Remote Unit Testing
  • Multi-platform and Multi-architecture Build System
  • Firmware File Explorer and Memory Inspection.

Platforms: Atmel AVR, Atmel SAM, Espressif 32, Espressif 8266, Freescale Kinetis, Infineon XMC, Intel ARC32, Intel MCS-51 (8051), Kendryte K210, Lattice iCE40, Maxim 32, Microchip PIC32, Nordic nRF51, Nordic nRF52, NXP LPC, RISC-V, Silicon Labs EFM32, ST STM32, ST STM8, Teensy, TI MSP430, TI Tiva, WIZNet W7500

Frameworks: Arduino, CMSIS, ESP-IDF, ESP8266 RTOS SDK, Freedom E SDK, Kendryte Standalone SDK, Kendryte FreeRTOS SDK, libOpenCM3, mbed, PULP OS, SPL, STM32Cube, WiringPi, Zephyr RTOS


  • Cross-platform code builder without external dependencies to a system software:
    • 1000+ embedded boards
    • 40+ development platforms
    • 20+ frameworks
  • Debugging
  • Unit Testing
  • Static Code Analysis
  • Remote Development
  • C/C++ Intelligent Code Completion
  • C/C++ Smart Code Linter for rapid professional development
  • Library Manager for the thousands of popular libraries
  • Multi-projects workflow with multiple panes
  • Themes support with dark and light colors
  • Serial Port Monitor
  • Built-in Terminal with PlatformIO Core tool (pio, platformio)

How it works


Please follow to the official documentation PlatformIO IDE for VSCode.

PlatformIO IDE for VSCode


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The PlatformIO IDE for VSCode is licensed under the permissive Apache 2.0 license, so you can use it in both commercial and personal projects with confidence.