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XJFlash adds support for Cyclone V SoC devices

XJFlash, XJTAG’s ultra-fast flash programmer, now supports programming flash devices connected to Altera Cyclone V SoC FPGAs.  The flash can be connected to the FPGA Fabric or the Hard Processor System (HPS) pins, and includes support for different flash types including many QSPI devices. […]

By |November 21st, 2016|Categories: XJFlash|Tags: , , |0 Comments

XJFlash adds support for Zynq-7000 devices

XJFlash, XJTAG’s ultra-fast flash programmer, now supports programming flash devices connected to the Zynq-7000’s Processing System (PS), including support for programming QSPI configuration devices.  Flash devices connected directly to the Zynq-7000’s Programmable Logic (PL) are also supported. […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Categories: XJFlash|Tags: , , |0 Comments

XJRun – Command-line Test Runner

Most of our users will be familiar with XJRunner, our production test runner, but many perhaps will not be aware of the command-line version, XJRun, that also comes as part of the XJTAG installation. […]

By |August 8th, 2016|Categories: XJRunner|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Creating SVF files using Xilinx Vivado

Creating SVF files to program Xilinx FPGAs has historically been accomplished using iMPACT, installed as part of Xilinx’s ISE Design Suite.  With Xilinx’s most recent FPGAs this is no longer possible and instead their new tool, Vivado, must be used. The following instructions guide you through this process and assume version 2016.1 or later of Vivado. […]

By |July 25th, 2016|Categories: Electronics Tips|Tags: , , |0 Comments

New website

We have launched a new website today. As a result, existing logins for support and downloads will no longer work. Customers will need to create a new account, by clicking Sign in at the top and then clicking Register. You will immediately be able to submit support enquiries. Assuming you're in maintenance, XJTAG will activate your account to enable access [...]

By |June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Support|Tags: |0 Comments

Common errors when updating files with the new XJEase Library

With the new XJEase Library we have made some fairly extensive changes to reduce code duplication, to improve test coverage, and ease of use.  If you have used additional code files from the XJEase library to create your own test scripts you may find that updating to the new versions of these files causes errors in your project.  Below are the common errors you might see and how to fix them. […]

By |April 1st, 2016|Categories: Support, XJEase|Tags: , |0 Comments