1. On the Solutions tab of Simplicity Studio Launcher press Add Devices, type your device name and select it from the drop down list. It's important that you select a device listed under Parts and not under Kits or Boards




2. With your device selected on the Custom Solution tree press New Project




3. Select Silicon Labs Bluetooth Smart Framework and press Next


4. Select the stack version that you want to use and press Next


5. Select the example that you want to start from and press Next. Typically you will want to start from the SOC - Empty example




6. Select your project name and location and press Next


7. On the final window confirm that the part number is correct and press Finish which will then automatically open Simplicity IDE




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  • Nice tutorial!


    Does this apply to creating a NCP bgapi project as well.  By creating a project it will allow the use of the GATT configurator for this type of project any other benifits?

  • Since the deprecation of BGBuild as a tool to create NCP images starting from the 2.4.0 software release, this is the recommended way to create NCP projects. Alternatively, projects can be created using IAR or GCC.