Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition User Guide: Debug Tools

ID 683552
Date 9/24/2018
Document Table of Contents Toolkit API GUI Example

This example shows how to register and launch a toolkit containing an interactive GUI window:
  1. Write a toolkit description file. For a working example, refer to Creating a Toolkit Description File.
  2. Generate a .tcl file using the text on Toolkit API GUI Example .tcl File.
  3. Open the System Console.
  4. Register your toolkit in the Tcl Console pane. Include the relative path to your file's location.
    Figure 7. Registering Your Toolkit

    The Toolkit appears in the Toolkits tab

    Figure 8. Toolkits Tab After Toolkit Example Registration
  5. Click the Launch link.

    A new tab appears, containing the widgets you specified in the TCL file.

    Figure 9. Toolkit Example GUI

    When you insert text in the Send Data field and click Launch, the text appears in the Receive Data field.