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AR# 42515

13.2 LabTools installation of Digilent cable unsuccessful

Description

The 13.2 LabTools installation of Digilent cable was unsuccessful, if the installation occurred after a previousfull installation had been uninstalled.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Carry out a full installation.
  2. Check the Digilent cable. It works as expected.
  3. Carry out an uninstallation of the full version, that is, Start-->All Programs-->Xilinx ISE 13.2-->Accessories-->Uninstall.
  4. Install the 13.2 LabTools only version.
  5. Check the Digilent cable. It does not work as expected.Notice there is no Digilent folder in the plugin directory.

Solution

To work around this problem:

  1. In addition to the uninstall of the ISE full version,uninstall the Digilent software from the Start menu, that is, Start-->All Programs-->Digilent -->Uninstall.
  2. Install the 13.2 LabTools version.
  3. Cable is working as expected.

Xilinx isworking with Digilent regarding this issue.


AR# 42515
Date Created 06/13/2011
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article
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