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AR# 36990

Virtex-6 FPGA Design Assistant - Information about the Clocking Wizard

Description


The Clocking Wizard guides you through the various functions and attributes available with the MMCM. It is recommended that you use the Clocking Wizard in your design if you plan on using the MMCM.This Answer Record contains information on how to access the Clocking Wizard as well as any documentation that can help you understand how to use the Wizard.
NOTE: This Answer Record is a part of the Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 34963) Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center is available to address all questions related to Virtex-6 devices.Whether you are starting a new design with Virtex-6 FPGA or troubleshooting a problem, use the Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center to guide you to the right information.

Solution


Where To Access the Clocking Wizard
The Clocking Wizard can be accessed from the CORE Generator software.Within CORE Generator, the Clocking Wizardcan be found by looking in the FPGA Features and Designfolder andis contained within the Clocking folder.Alternatively, type in "Clocking Wizard" in the Search field.
If you are looking for more information on how to use the Wizard, refer to theLogiCORE IP Clocking Wizard Data Sheet (DS709):
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/ip_documentation/clk_wiz_ds709.pdf

For more information on MMCM features and usage, refer to the Mixed-Mode Clock Manager section of the Virtex-6 Clocking Resources User Guide (UG362):
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/ug362.pdf

Linked Answer Records

Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
34963 Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center N/A N/A

Associated Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
34979 Virtex-6 FPGA Design Assistant - Designing clocking structures in Virtex-6 FPGAs N/A N/A
AR# 36990
Date Created 07/23/2010
Last Updated 10/11/2014
Status Partner Exclusive
Type General Article
Devices
  • Virtex-6 CXT
  • Virtex-6 HXT
  • Virtex-6 LX
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  • Virtex-6 SXT
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