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MDK MIDDLEWARE: How to resolve a missing CMSIS-Driver

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I would like to use CMSIS-Driver to connect middleware. However currently the portfolio of the CMSIS-Driver is limited. In my project I would need a specific CMSIS-Driver for my device.

I have therefore the following questions:

  • Where can I find a list of available CMSIS-Drivers for my device?
  • Which CMSIS-Drivers are currently in development?
  • What should I do when I need a CMSIS-Driver?


You can review the available CMSIS-Drivers on For each device the available CMSIS-Drivers are listed.

CMSIS-Driver implementations are released today for the following microcontroller families:

  • Atmel SAM E/S/V series (Cortex-M7)*
  • Infineon XMC1000 series
  • Infineon XMC4000 series
  • NXP Kinetis K64 device**
  • NXP LPC1700 series
  • NXP LPC1800 series
  • NXP LPC4000 series
  • NXP LPC4300 series
  • NXP LPC54100 series
  • Silicon Labs EFM32 Giant Gecko
  • STMicroelectronics STM32F1 series
  • STMicroelectronics STM32F2 series
  • STMicroelectronics STM32F3 series
    • (2017-11-13: New drivers available for STM32F3 series: CAN, I2C, SPI, UART/USART and USB Device)
  • STMicroelectronics STM32F4 series
  • STMicroelectronics STM32F7 series
  • STMicroelectronics STM32H7 series

* CMSIS drivers are released in pack Keil::SAM-ESV7_SFP.
** CMSIS drivers are released in pack Keil::Kinetis_SDK_DFP. Go to the Pack Installer's Devices tab, and select "K60 Series" to view this pack.

If the device that you are planning to use is not supported, you may:




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Last Reviewed: Monday, November 27, 2017

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