I know we had some problems with Impact (I wasn't directly involved) that
were resolved by updating to 6.3. I think we were using a DELL with Windows
"Rehan" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Hi , i am using Xilinx iMPACT (6.1.03i) to detect the JTAG-Parallel
> Port Cable on my DELL PC (Windows XP).
> But everytime it says "Cable connection failed".I have attached the
> error report below. If someone had a smilar problem ,
> PLZ help me in this issue, Regards
> Connecting to cable (Parallel Port - LPT1).
> Checking cable driver.
> Installing WinDriver...
> File C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\windrvr.sys not
> File C:/Xilinx/bin/nt/windrvr.sys not found.
> Service using windrvr.sys :
> ImagePath = \SystemRoot\System32\drivers\windrvr.sys.
> DisplayName = WinDriver.
> Start = 2.
> ErrorControl = 1.
> Cable connection failed.
> & even if i copy windrvr.sys to the folder in which it looks for
> it , it still
> fails. Apparently there is some problem with the Windrvr . I was also
> wondering why these files are missing on my computer ????
> Anyone please help . thanks[/b]