An updated design is provided with the latest installers, which can be downloaded from http://fpgadownload.intel.com/outgoing/devkit/Stratix_DSP_Starter-v1.3.1.zip and http://fpgadownload.intel.com/outgoing/devkit/Stratix_DSP_Pro-v1.3.1.zip. The utility to update the configuration design can be found in the development kit installation directory under <installation directory>\Utilities\FactoryRestoration. The readme.txt file provides instructions for updating the board.
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Description Some of these development kits have flash memory devices that don't work with the old flash erasing algorithm. Therefore, factory reconfiguration and/or flash programming for non-volatile configuration might not work.