Create Board-Level Boundary-Scan File Window (File Menu)

This feature only supports the Quartus® Prime Standard Edition. You open this dialog box clicking File > Create/Update > Create Board-Level Boundary-Scan File .

Allows you to create a Boundary-Scan Description Language File (.bsd) Definitionprior to opening a design.

Boundary scan test:

Select either Pre-configuration or Post-configuration for your BSDL output format.

Scripting Information


Settings:"PRE" | "POST"

Output directory:

Type or browse to the location you want to use as the output directory for the BSDL File. The default location is <project directory>/board/bsd.

Scripting Information


Settings:"<project directory>/board/bsd"



Specify the device the design will target.