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No board support for Digilent Zedboard in Vivado 2018.1

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Hello!

Vivado 2018.1 has no board support files for Digilent's Zedboard. How can one add the board support files to Vivado?

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Botond

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Re: No board support for Digilent Zedboard in Vivado 2018.1

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@botondkirei,

 

Get your board files from here: https://github.com/Digilent/vivado-boards/tree/master/new/board_files

 

Diligent says that as long as the board files are from the above repo. they are the correct and valid. So download these. Then extract these to C:\Xilinx\Vivado\2018.1\data\boards\board_files folder.

You'll then want to restart Vivado (if you have it open) to make sure it sees it.

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Re: No board support for Digilent Zedboard in Vivado 2018.1

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Hello @botondkirei,

 

What is the output at console when you type : get_board_parts -latest_file_version *zed*

Board files for Zedboard should be installed with installation of Vivado 2018.1 at location : C:\Xilinx\Vivado\2018.1\data\boards\board_files\zed

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Ashish
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Re: No board support for Digilent Zedboard in Vivado 2018.1

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@botondkirei,

 

Get your board files from here: https://github.com/Digilent/vivado-boards/tree/master/new/board_files

 

Diligent says that as long as the board files are from the above repo. they are the correct and valid. So download these. Then extract these to C:\Xilinx\Vivado\2018.1\data\boards\board_files folder.

You'll then want to restart Vivado (if you have it open) to make sure it sees it.

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Re: No board support for Digilent Zedboard in Vivado 2018.1

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Dear dpaul24!

 

Followed your instructions, the Digilent ZedBoard is recognized by Vivado 2018.1. I think I got confused as in the default list appears "ZedBoard Zync Evaluation and Development Kit" from em.avnet.com. Now I see that it is the same as the Digilent Zedboard.

 

Thank you!

 

Regards,

Botond

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