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DE3 Control Panel
USB device/host control demonstration
SD Card access demonstration
DDR2 SDRAM demonstration
DE3 System Builder, a powerful tool comes with the DE3 board. This tool can help users to create the Quartus II project files for DE3 board basic on their custom design. The top-level design file, pin assignment, and I/O standard setting for the DE3 board will be generated automatically by the DE3 System Builder.
The generated Quartus II project files include:
Quartus II Project File(.qpf)
Quartus II Setting File(.qsf)
Top-Level Deign File (.v)
Synopsis Design Constraints file (.sdc)
Encrypted Power Configuration Controller (.v)
Pin Assignment Document (.htm)
The DE3 board comes with a PC-based Control Panel that allows users to access various components on board. The host computer communicates with the board via USB port. The tool can be used to verify the functionality of components.