*.hex firmware to *.iic format

Question: How do I convert my *.hex firmware to *.iic format?

 

Answer:

You can use the utility tool hex2bix (under Cypress\USB\Bin) provided in the dev kit to create the memory image file (*.iic format).  You need to use the command prompt on DOS environment to run this. On the command prompt please  type the following

hex2bix  -i myfile.iic myfile.hex  

For help on the format please type in hex2bix and a help menu will be displayed.For more information refer to the application note Using the Hex2bix Conversion Utility