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AR# 47132

Licensing - How to install USB dongle drivers in Windows


This article covers how to install USB dongle drivers in windows.


Below are the steps to follow:

  1. Install Xilinx ISE Design Suite first.

  2. Run FLEXId_Dongle_Driver_Installer.exe from the bin directory as in the examples below:

    • ISE: <Xilinx_installed_directory>\13.4\ISE_DS\ISE\bin\nt (for 32-bit machines),
              <Xilinx_installed_directory>\13.4\ISE_DS\ISE\bin\nt64 (for 64-bit machines).

    • Vivado: <Xilinx_installed_directory>\Vivado\2014.1\ids_lite\ISE\bin\nt (for 32-bit machines),
      \Vivado\2014.1\ids_lite\ISE\bin\nt64 (for 64-bit machines).
  3. Check Flexid 9 drivers in the Select Options screen.

  4. Click next twice and driver will install.

After installation, you will need to restart the system.

AR# 47132
Date Created 04/04/2012
Last Updated 06/09/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
  • ISE
  • Vivado Design Suite