The compilation report summary for the Quartus® II design software (shown in Figure 1) will open automatically after compilation. On the standard Quartus II toolbar, you can also access the compilation report by clicking this icon:
Figure 1. Compilation Report
The compilation report shows all of the place-and-route result details (which are referred to in the software as “fitting”). The report file is linked to many other features of the software. To access these features, right-click throughout the various reports and select from the menu options. For a detailed description of what each section of the compilation report means, press the F1 key while in the particular section.
(Note: To get a better view of the floorplan, press CTRL+ALT+SPACE to put the software into full-screen mode.)