I am updating FPGA version for COM05 Module
Below steps I followed
Step1:I downloaded Altera Quartus version 12.1_177_programmer_ for windows in intel website.
Step2:Connected USB blaster from laptop to COM05 Module and IED powered up
Step3:Opened Altera Quartus version 12.1_177_programmer and kept below settings
USB-Blaster is set in the Hardware Setup window
Changed mode from JTAG to Active Serial Programming.
Step4:I selected the required pof file(1KHL508614 600COM05 A503) for update
Step5:Observed error message in output window
Error (209025): Can't recognize silicon ID for device 1
Check the connection of Intel FPGA Download Cable to header available on the board.
Refer the below link,
Let me know if this has helped resolve the issue you are facing or if you need any further assistance.
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