Arria® 10 FPGA Development Kit User Guide

ID 683526
Date 5/15/2024
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3.4. Factory Reset

To do a factory reset, follow these steps:

  1. Install the latest Altera software tools, including the Quartus® Prime software, Nios® II processor, and IP functions. If necessary, download the Quartus® Prime Pro Edition software from the FPGA Software Download Center .
  2. Set the board switches to the factory default settings described in Default Switch and Resistor Settings .
  3. Open the GUI application "BoardTestSystem.bat".
    1. Launch the Nios® II command shell, change to directory to <package dir>\examples\board_test_system\, and then type in "./BoardTestSystem.bat" to open the GUI.
    2. Change directory to <package dir>\examples\board_test_system\, and then double click "BoardTestSystem.bat" to open the GUI.
  4. Select "Restore -> Factory Restore".
    Figure 9.  Arria® 10 FPGA Board Test System Factory Restore Select
  5. Set the correct board information and then click restore. The restore process takes about 10 minutes.
    Figure 10. Factory Restore Window