Setting Up a KC705 Board for JTAG Hardware Co-Simulation - 2024.1 English

Vitis Model Composer User Guide (UG1483)

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The following procedure describes how to set up the hardware required to run JTAG hardware co-simulation on a KC705 board.

For detailed information about the KC705 board, see the KC705 Evaluation Board for the Kintex 7 FPGA (UG810).

Assemble the Required Hardware

  1. AMD Kintex 7 KC705 board which includes the following:
    1. Kintex 7 KC705 board
    2. 12V Power Supply bundled with the KC705 kit
    3. Micro USB-JTAG cable

Set Up the KC705 Board

The following figure illustrates the KC705 components of interest in this JTAG setup procedure:

Figure 1. KC705 Board

  1. Position the KC705 board as shown above.
  2. Make sure the power switch, located in the upper-right corner of the board, is in the OFF position.
  3. Connect the AC power cord to the power supply brick. Plug the power supply adapter cable into the KC705 board. Plug in the power supply to AC power.
  4. Connect the small end of the Micro USB-JTAG cable to the JTAG socket.
  5. Connect the large end of the Micro USB-JTAG cable to a USB socket on your PC.
  6. Turn the KC705 board Power switch ON.