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)


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

Last updated on Aug 02, 2018 Published on Oct 12, 2017