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AR# 6590

2.1i Install - Virtex-E / Spartan-II : Why are these families greyed out during installation / How can I enable software support for them ?

Description


architecture, target, gray, 2.1i







General Description:

Several references to the Virtex-E and Spartan-II family are made

in the 2.1i release (For ex. - in the Documenation and Install). How

do I enable support for these new architectures ?



NOTE: Within the software, Spartan "2" is used to denote

this family, while the name given to the IC is Spartan "II". The same

family is being referred to in both instances.

Solution


Both the Virtex-E and Spartan-II device families require a special CD-Key

to be entered during Installation in order to enable their use in the 2.1i

software. Please visit the following website(s) to recieve these CD keys:



For Virtex-E:

http://support.xilinx.com/support/techsup/sw_updates/cd_key.htm
For Spartan-II:

http://support.xilinx.com/support/techsup/sw_updates/spartanII_cd_key.htm
AR# 6590
Date Created 08/31/2007
Last Updated 08/29/2011
Status Archive
Type General Article