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AR# 22538

8.1i ISE Text Editor - The ISE Text Editor does not support the use of the "Alt-Gr" function on European keyboards


Keywords: French, UK, Euro, Alt-Gr

The 8.1i ISE text editor does not allow European keyboards to take advantage of the Alt-Gr key combination. Consequently, extra characters in European keyboards cannot be used.


A software patch to fix this problem is available for ISE 8.1.0i at:

For further information on this patch, see (Xilinx Answer 22843).

This problem has been fixed in the latest 8.1i Service Pack available at:
The first service pack containing the fix is 8.1i Service Pack 2.
AR# 22538
Date Created 09/04/2007
Last Updated 03/26/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article