Quote Originally Posted by fermentation View Post
MPLAP IDE 8.0. You use something different? When you select the ICD 2 as your programmer and then view the power tab in the settings menu, do you see 5 v in the Vdd voltage? I am getting .2 volts. The power from ICD checkbox is selected.
Try bending pin 18 of the PIC up so it doesn't make contact with the programmer