MakeCode also provides various apps to provide additional features not available in browsers.

Windows Store

The MakeCode for Adafruit Windows Store app.

  • Super fast HID-based flashing: no more drag and drop.
  • Reading debug message and surfacing them in the editor (debug messages are sent over HID not CDC Uart/Serial)

Node.JS

The (open source) GitHub repo contains instructions to run a local node.js web server with HID flashing and serial monitoring.

This guide was first published on Oct 12, 2017. It was last updated on Oct 01, 2018. This page (Apps) was last updated on Aug 02, 2018.