RKit-STM8

Tools for compiling, programming and debugging application code with Ride7 for STM8, ST7 and STLUX.
STM8 Compiler Special OfferYou can download and try the RKit-STM8 toolchain from the table of version at the bottom of this page.

Available Licenses

  • Basic: Compiles object up to 2 Kbytes. Included with RLink.
  • Lite: Compiles object up to 32 Kbytes. Purchase here.
  • Enterprise: Unlimited compiling. Purchase here.

All purchased products benefit from a one-year maintenance and support contract. The end date is indicated in your user information on this site, go to "Home > My Tools".

Purchased icenses allow use of any versions of the RKit-STM8 software released during the year after purchase. Licences are not time limited. Older versions are provided in the table at the bottom of the page.

The STLUX Software Patch adds support of the STLUX devices when using the RKit-STM8 software package with Ride7. If you have purchased a license and need the patch to add support of STLUX, please contact .

Download, Install & Register

The software functions for 30 days in evaluation mode. After 30 days it will stop functioning and must be activated. Follow this procedure to activate:

#1 Create an Account

    -  Select Create an account
    -  Complete the form, click on Create Account

A confirmation email is sent automatically. Click on the link in that mail to enable your account.

#2  Download & Install the Software

Warning: First, uninstall any previous versions of Ride7 and/or Raisonance RKits.

  • Download Ride7 and RKit-STM8
  • Install Ride7, then RKit-STM8

#3  Activate Software License

For Serial Keys...

  • Launch Ride7
  • Select Help > License...
  • Select Serial Key Activation, click Next
  • Paste the your Serial Key in the provided field
  • Click on Next
  • Click on Get Activation code online

This opens a browser window to the Raisonance Support site. In the form on that page:

  • Confirm your username and email
  • Click on Generate and Send Activation code

An e-mail with the Activation code is sent to you automatically.

  • Copy and paste the Activation code into the field provided in Ride7
  • Click on Close

For Hardware and USB Dongles...

  • Launch Ride7
  • Connect your RLink or USB dongle to a USB port on the PC
  • Select Help > License...
  • Select as appropriate Dongle activation or RLink activation then click on Next
  • Click on Get Activation code online

Clicking on "Get Activation code online" opens a browser window to the Raisonance Support extranet. In the form on that page:

  • Confirm your username and email
  • Click on Generate and Send Activation code

An e-mail with the Activation code is sent to you automatically.

  • Copy and paste the Activation code into the field provided in Ride7
  • Click on Close

Ride7 and the RKit-STM8 software are now registered and activated. You can confirm the activation of your RKit-STM8 tool set. In Ride7, click on Help > About Ride7