Using the Log Window - 2022.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Using the Vivado IDE (UG893)

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The Log window (shown in the following figure) displays the active output status of commands that compile the design such as synthesis, implementation and simulation. The output displays in a continuous scrollable format and is overwritten when new commands are run. If the Log window is hidden, to open it, select Window > Log.

Tip: You can click the Pause output toolbar button , and scroll back or read reports while commands are running.
Figure 1. Log Window

When out-of-context synthesis runs are present, the Log window shows a tree view on the left and the log for the selected run on the right (as shown in the following figure).

Figure 2. Log Window for Out-of-Context Synthesis Runs