Article ID: 000076592 Content Type: Troubleshooting Last Reviewed: 01/27/2017

Why does the Arria 10 Hard IP for PCI Express Example Design Generation fail on Windows 7?

Environment

  • Intel® Arria® 10 FPGAs and SoC FPGAs
  • Quartus® II Subscription Edition
  • Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition
  • Intel® Arria® 10 Cyclone® 10 Hard IP for PCI Express
  • Windows

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    Description

    Due to a problem with the Quartus® Prime software version 15.1.2 and later the Arria® 10 Hard IP for PCI Express Example Design may fail to generate on Windows®.

    Resolution

    This problem can happen if the required Windows Environment settings are not correctly set during the Quartus Prime installation.
    To work around this issue manually make or ensure that the following windows environement variables are set on your system:
    User Variables
    Path : <your install location>\modelsim_ae\win32aloem;
    QSYS_ROOTDIR : <your install location>\quartus\sopc_builder\bin
    QUARTUS_ROOTDIR : <your install location>\quartus
    System Variables
    Path : %QUARTUS_ROOTDIR%\bin;%QSYS_ROOTDIR%
    QSYS_ROOTDIR : <your install location>\quartus\sopc_builder\bin
    QUARTUS_ROOTDIR : <your install location>\quartus
    SOPC_KIT_NIOS2 : <your install location>\nios2eds

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