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How to copy any microcrontroller ic? Answered

want to copy microcontrollers used in different circuis.
 

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jeff-o (author)2010-01-15

On some microcontrollers you can read the contents of the ROM and copy it to a new, identical part.  Often you'll need a special programmer (ie. expensive) to do this, but not always.

Also, some microcontrollers will have copy protection enabled which will prevent you from doing this.

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steveastrouk (author)2010-01-15

If its not yours, its illegal to copy code from someone else's microcontrollers

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