FPGA Expansion Pack

What to do if Plunify Cloud buttons do not show up in Vivado?

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After installing the Plunify Cloud FPGA Expansion Pack (FEP) , the Plunify Cloud button do not show up in the Vivado GUI toolbar.


  1. Go to Tools > Customize Commands.
  2. Click the + button to add a command.
  3. Enter "Compile_in_the_cloud" for the command name.
  4. Specify for Run command:
    source -notrace "C:/Program Files/Plunify/Plunify Cloud/scripts/vivado/cloudcompile.tcl"
  5. Make sure "Add to the toolbar" is checked.
  6. Icon file path: C:/Program Files/Plunify/Plunify Cloud/misc/images/upload.png
  7. Click Apply
  8. Click OK.
  9. You should now see the first button on the toolbar.

  1. Repeat the above steps to set up the rest of the buttons, if necessary.
    1. Compile_in_the_cloud -> cloudcompile.tcl (Icon: upload.png)
    2. Check_job_status -> cloudquery.tcl (Icon: query.png)
    3. Download_cloud_results -> clouddownload.tcl (Icon: query.png)
    4. Create_cloud_FPGA_image -> cloudcreateafi.tcl (Icon: createafi.png)
    5. Launch_F1_instance_to_test_in_the_cloud -> cloudtest.tcl (Icon: test.png)
    6. Optimize_in_the_cloud -> cloudoptimize.tcl (Icon: intime_logo_circled_48.png)
  2. Refer to the following screenshots to see details for the remaining buttons.

Applies to:

  • Windows Operating System

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