Step 3: Running Simulation - 2023.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Logic Simulation (UG900)

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After successful completion of the xelab phase, the Vivado simulator creates a snapshot used for running simulation.

To invoke the Vivado simulator workspace, use the following command:

xsim <SnapShotName> -gui 

To open the wave config file:

xsim <SnapShotName> -view <wcfg FileName> -gui

You can provide multiple wcfg files using multiple -view flags. For example:

xsim <SnapShotName> -view <wcfg FileName> -view <wcfg FileName>