> We're using the 16C84 in an existing design, but the purchasing
> folks tell me that we can't buy them any more, and we need to get
> 16F84s instead. I've read the datasheet, but I just want to confirm
> with the experts (you guys).
> Assuming that we're using the part in a non-peculiar way, with
> absolutely plain-vanilla power, oscillator, port pin loading and
> so on, is there anything besides the power-on-timer bit that
> makes a difference to me? I know that the config bit for the power-on
> timer needs to be inverted....is that the only thing we need to
> do to use the 16F84 in place of the 16C84?
> I recall seeing some discussion of the two parts a while back, but
> I didn't save the thread.
> Thanks, all!
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