When I try to connect to a configuration cable in the ChipScope analyzer, Isee the following error message:
"ERROR: Could not open plug-in of the type: digilent_plugin"
What causes this error message and how can I get the cable to work in the ChipScope analyzer?
This kind of error message can occur if you have installed many different versions of the ISE software on your machine in the past. The problem is caused by the missing the Digilent plug-in that is necessary to connect to your configuration cable.
To fix this issue, re-install the Digilent cable plug-in. Please follow the instructions below on where to find the plug-in installation files and how to install the plug-in on the machine.
For example, Windows 32 is in the following folder:
Please refer to (Xilinx Answer 42728).