Setting Up the Environment to Run the Vitis Software Platform - 2023.2 English

Vitis Unified Software Platform Documentation: Embedded Software Development (UG1400)

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To configure the environment to run the Vitis software platform, run the following script in a command shell to set up the tools to run in that shell:

 #setup XILINX_VITIS and XILINX_VIVADO variables 
source <Vitis_install_path>/Vitis/2023.2/
Tip: .csh scripts are also provided.

This sets up the tools for the Vitis embedded software development flow.

To run Vitis, type vitis and press enter in the Console.

If you have created a shortcut on your desktop, you can also double the shortcut to launch Vitis unified IDE.


To launch the Vitis software platform from Windows, do one of the following:

  • Launch from a desktop button or Start menu command.
  • From a Windows command shell, use settings64.bat:
    C:> <VITIS_INSTALL_DIR>\VITIS\2023.2\settings64.bat

    And launch: vitis.