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AR# 2165

Hardware Debugger 6.0.1: Message - Cannot get the startup directory.


Keywords: Configuration, Design Manager, Hardware Debugger,
Download, Startup

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
When launching Hardware Debugger from Design Manager the
following message is displayed in a dialog box:

Hardware Debugger
Cannot get the startup directory

Pressing Okay will dismiss the dialog box but Hardware Debugger
does not start.


CAUSE: The path to the .bit file may be too long.


1) Open Hardware Debugger outside of Design Manager.
2) Select File->Open Bitstream and browse for the .bit file.
AR# 2165
Date Created 05/09/1997
Last Updated 11/10/2004
Status Archive
Type General Article