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AR# 16491

8.1i NGDBuild - An error occurs: "527: Failed to launch program NGDBuild.exe"

Description

The following error occurs in NGDBuild:

"NGDBuild: 527: Failed to launch program NGDBuild.exe."

Solution

This message generally occurs because invalid character names are present in the path to the source files.

To avoid this error message, remove any invalid symbols and special characters, such as "%" and "&".

NOTE: Xilinx design tools support the use of spaces in the pathnames to user files by enclosing the file with quotes.

AR# 16491
Date Created 09/03/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article