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Codewarrior for Coldfire


CodeWarrior Development Studio for ColdFire Architectures v7.0 is a single, integrated tool suite designed to get you on the design fast track with ColdFire V2, V3, V4 and V4e members of the Freescale Controller Continuum. By combining state-of-the-art debugging technology with the simplicity of a robust development environment, CodeWarrior Development Studio takes source-level debugging and embedded application development to a new level.

*Note: This product supports Microsoft® Windows Vista®




Create a working project in as few as six mouse clicks with the New Project Wizard

  • New build system with optimized ColdFire compiler and embedded libraries to increase code density and performance

  • Assembler for ColdFire V2, V3 and V4 architectures

  • Graphical, source-level debugger

  • Instruction set simulator for ColdFire V2 and V4e architectures

  • Integrated flash programmer

  • Flash Tool Kit to create new flash programming algorithms for external memory devices

  • Simple Profiler

  • UNIS Device Initialization tool to generate ColdFire V2, V3 and V4 CPU and peripheral initialization code

  • UNIS Processor Expert™ with Bean Wizard™ and software components for ColdFire V2, V3 and V4 CPUs, on-chip peripherals


View the CodeWarrior Features Matrix to compare the Special, Standard and Professional versions.




    IDE version:


    Host platforms:

    Microsoft® Windows XP/2000/Vista

    Language support:

    Assembly, C/C ++

    Build tools output formats:

    ELF/DWARF 2.0, Freescale S Record, Intel® hex, binary

    ColdFire V2 support:

    MCF520x, MCF521x, MCF523x, MCF524x, MCF525x, MCF527x, MCF528x, MCF521x0, MCF5221x, MCF5222x, MCF5223x

    ColdFire V3 support:

    MCF530x, MCF532x, MCF537x

    ColdFire V4 support:

    MCF540x, MCF5445x

    ColdFire V4e support:

    MCF547x, MCF548x

    Board support
    ColdFire V2:

    M5206EC3, M5208EVB, M5208EVBE, M5213EVB, M5249C3, M5235EVB, M5253EVBE, M5271EVB, M5272C3, M5275EVB, M5282EVB, M52211EVB, M52223EVB, M52235EVB, M5211DEMO, M52210DEMO, M52221DEMO, M52230DEMO, M52233DEMO

    Board support
    ColdFire V3:

    M5307C3, M5329EVB, M5329EVBE, M5373EVB

    Board support
    ColdFire V4:

    M5407C3, M54455EVB

    Board support
    ColdFire V4e:

    M5475EVB, M5475EVBE, M5485EVB, M5485EVBE

    Host target interfaces:

    CodeWarrior USB TAP
    CodeWarrior Ethernet TAP
    Cyclone Max, USB BDM Multilink, Parallel BDM Multilink, Lightning (P&E Microsystems)
    BDI1000 and BDI2000 (Abatron

    System Requirements

    • 1.0 GHz Pentium®-compatible processor or better

    • Microsoft Windows® 2000/XP/Vista

    • 512 MB RAM (1 GB recommended)

    • At least 600 MB hard disk space

    • CD-ROM drive for installation

    • USB port for communications with target hardware

    • (optional) Ethernet port for communications with target hardware


    Support Policy

    • Online help and documentation

    • Includes 12-month technical support

    • Free 30-day evaluation license available