Vivado Store - 2021.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Getting Started

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The Vivado Store consolidates Tcl apps, board files, and configurable example designs into a single location. A catalog file maintains the list of all items available in the stores. To update the catalog, click the refresh button for the respective store in the lower left-hand corner. All catalog items will be displayed in the GUI and individual items can be installed, removed, or upgraded. The store includes the following categories:

  • Tcl Apps: An open source repository of Tcl code designed primarily for use with the Vivado Design Suite. The Tcl Store provides access to multiple scripts and utilities contributed from different sources, which solve various issues and improves productivity. For more information, see this link in the Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Using Tcl Scripting (UG894).

  • Boards: A GitHub repository forXilinx and third-party hosted board files. Using a board file with Vivado can simplify design creation by integrating board level resources into the design environment.

  • Example Designs: A GitHub repository comprised of Xilinx and third-party configurable example designs. These designs are intended to demonstrate specific capabilities of the tool and provide a baseline design.