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Install Support for Xilinx Zynq Platform

You can use the Embedded Coder® product with the Xilinx® Zynq® platform by installing Embedded Coder Support Package for Xilinx Zynq Platform. Specifically, this support package enables you to work with the Linux® environment on the ARM® Cortex-A9 processor on the Xilinx Zynq platform.

When you have finished installing this support package, you can use:

  • Supported hardware and features.

  • The block library named Embedded Coder Support Package for Xilinx Zynq Platform.

  • Example tutorials that show you how to use this support package.


The following support packages are also available for working with other aspects of the Xilinx Zynq platform and related hardware:

  • HDL Coder™ Support Package for Xilinx FPGA and SoC Devices

  • HDL Verifier™ Support Package for Xilinx FPGA Boards

Install, Update, or Uninstall Support Package

Install Support Package

  1. On the MATLAB® Home tab, in the Environment section, select Add-Ons > Get Hardware Support Packages.

    Use the Add-Ons pull down menu to Get Hardware Support Packages.

  2. In the Add-On Explorer window, click the support package and then click Install.

Update Support Package

On the MATLAB Home tab, in the Resources section, select Help > Check for Updates.

Uninstall Support Package

  1. On the MATLAB Home tab, in the Environment section, click Add-Ons > Manage Add-Ons.

  2. In the Add-On Manager window, find and click the support package, and then click Uninstall.

Hardware Setup

Hardware boards and devices supported by MathWorks® require additional configuration and setup steps to connect to MATLAB and Simulink®. Each support package provides a hardware setup process that guides you through registering, configuring, and connecting to your hardware board.

If the support package is already installed, you can start the hardware setup by opening the Add-On Manager.

In the Add-On Manager, start the hardware setup process by clicking the Setup button.


After starting, the Hardware Setup window provides instructions for configuring the support package to work with your hardware.

Follow the instructions on each page of the Hardware Setup window. When the hardware setup process completes, you can open the examples to get familiar with the product and its features.

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