Want to give some Texas Instruments MSP430 firmware to a friend who doesn’t have an IDE like CCS or IAR installed? All they need is a Binary file you create, an MSP430 Launchpad, and a small program called LITE FET-Pro430.
If you’re trying to update firmware without being there in the flesh, this is a great way to have someone else lend a hand by programming it. The article linked below will be a big help for both the engineer and the person that needs to program the chip.
Check out my article and video on Element 14!