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AR# 31830

SPI Programing - How can the SPI flash on board be programmed if it isn't supported in iMPACT?

Description

If the SPI flash on board is not officially supported in the iMPACT software tool, how can it be programmed?

Solution

Third party tools are the best bet and one company that has a low-cost USB-to-SPI programmer or analyzer: http://www.totalphase.com/

SPI programmers:

http://www.totalphase.com/categories/host_adapter/


Features:

Cost: $250-$350

Software: Free programmer software with support for many SPI flash

Expansion: XML interface for adding other SPI flash support

API: Free API

OS: Windows/Linux

SPI analyzer:

http://www.totalphase.com/products/beagle_ism/
AR# 31830
Date Created 10/20/2008
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article