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AR# 24834

Virtex-5 System Monitor - How do you enable the power down feature?


How do you enable the System Monitor to power down if the device temperature exceeds 125 degree C?


By default, the power down feature is disabled. To enable the power down feature, you must check the "Power Down Device if Over Safe Temperature" option in the Configuration Properties in Bitgen.

The command line option is:

-g OverTempPowerDown : [Disable | Enable]

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24537 Virtex-5 System Monitor - What are the FAQs for the System Monitor? N/A N/A
AR# 24834
Date Created 09/04/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article