Setting Up Incremental Synthesis in Project Mode - 2023.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Synthesis (UG901)

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You can set up Incremental Synthesis with a project in the Synthesis page of the Settings dialog box.

Figure 1. Synthesis Page of Settings Dialog Box

Note the following important settings:

Incremental Synthesis selection box
Use the Browse button to indicate if incremental synthesis uses a known checkpoint, the last checkpoint created (default), or if incremental synthesis is disabled.
incremental_mode Synth Design option
Describes how aggressive synthesis is with optimizations across partitions. The values are quick, default, aggressive, and off. Quick turns off most optimizations, aggressive turns on more and repeat synthesis on certain sections. Off tells synthesis not to use the incremental synthesis information in the DCP file.