I have essentially the same problem. Windows 7, bit, home premium, new laptop, installed the same version of IAR Embedded Workbench Kickstart (code size limited), version from TI and from IAR, both fail to behave as the documentation says they should. Specifically, the old versions used to just install and run. This guide describes version 4.x of the IAR Embedded Workbench® IDE for Texas Instruments’s MSP microcontroller family. Internal reference: , x. If you are new to using IAR Embedded Workbench, we suggest that you first read the guide Getting Started with IAR Embedded Workbench® for an overview of the tools and the features that the IDE offers. The tutorial s, which you can find in the IAR Information Center, will help you get started using IAR Embedded Workbench. for Texas Instruments'. MSP Acrobat Reader is a registered trademark of Adobe Systems cycle using the IAR Embedded Workbench, the MSP IAR. MSP IAR Embedded Workbench® IDE User Guide for Texas Texas Instruments is a registered trademark of Texas Instruments Incorporated. Adobe and Acrobat Reader are registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated. IAR Embedded Workbench® for MSP Integration. .. Adobe Acrobat Reader to access the product documentation. NOTE: If the MSP-FET.