Editor Updates

MakeCode 2019 update
The 2019 update to the MakeCode editor contains a number of new features and bug fixes. Functions with parameters You can now pass parameters to functi...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 2:25 PM
What does the banner mean on the Makecode Editor?
A grey coloured information banner on makecode.microbit.org will be introduced in early 2018 by Microsoft to comply with the EU GDPR.  What has change...
Thu, 6 Dec, 2018 at 3:34 PM
Can I still access TouchDevelop, Microsoft Blocks and CodeKingdoms and old Python editors?
No.The editors were retired on 31st Decemeber 2018. There's more information about the shutdown and migration from microbit.co.uk in this article.
Wed, 2 Jan, 2019 at 11:18 AM
Makecode Editor Updates
Ensure makecode.microbit.org is whitelisted within your firewall. Talk to your local IT support if you think it may be blocked.      Where to find upda...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 2:25 PM
Python Editor Updates
Version 2 (python.microbit.org) Version 2 of The Python Editor will see a number of changes including:  Improvements to the user interface A new ...
Tue, 1 Oct, 2019 at 10:01 AM
How do I import my editor scripts and .hex files?
To import or update a saved hex file in the Makecode editor In a new browser window open  https://makecode.microbit.org Drag the HEX file from your co...
Wed, 2 Jan, 2019 at 12:07 PM
Makecode Editor version 1
The October 2018 version 1 update to the Makecode editor brought with it a number of new features and some UI changes. Here's a handy before and after ...
Mon, 1 Apr, 2019 at 12:27 PM
What happened to microbit.co.uk? On the 31st of December 2018 the website hosted at http://microbit.co.uk was retired and pages redirected to microbit.org ...
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019 at 9:19 AM
Python Editor Version 2
Version 2 The October 2019 release of the micro:bit Python Editor (python.microbit.org) will bring with it a number of new features and UI changes. This re...
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019 at 3:17 PM