UPGRADE YOUR BROWSER

We have detected your current browser version is not the latest one. Xilinx.com uses the latest web technologies to bring you the best online experience possible. Please upgrade to a Xilinx.com supported browser:Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer 11, Safari. Thank you!

AR# 34024

11.3/11.4 iMPACT - Virtex-6 - Programming encrypted bit file fails with "Programming Failed" message

Description

When I attempt to program my Virtex-6 device in iMPACT, I receive a "Programming Failed" message. I have programmed the encryption key in the ".nky" file, and I can program an unencrypted bit file.

What can be the problem?

Solution

Thisoccurs after power on if no other operations are attempted first. It does not happen after some other operations; for example, if you do a "Read Device Status" before attempting to program.
AR# 34024
Date Created 12/22/2009
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article
Devices
  • Virtex-6 LXT
Tools
  • ISE Design Suite - 11.2