New User Site Information

The Altera web site is organized into six main sections:

Products - The Products section contains information on Altera devices, design software, intellectual property (IP), and development kits and cables.

Support Center - The Altera Support Center offers users of Altera products support for our devices and Quartus II and MAX+PLUS II design software. Here, you can:

  • Enter a Quartus II service request in the mySupport area.
  • Generate or find your Altera ID in the mySupport area.
  • Visit the Find Answers for immediate solutions, hints, and workarounds to your technical problems.

End Markets - The End Markets area offers users information about how Altera devices and IP are used in Automotive, Broadcast, Consumer, Medical, Military and Aerospace, Test and Measurement, Wireless, and Wireline applications, as well as providing reference designs to illustrate potential uses of Altera’s products in your systems.

Education - The Education center contains information on Altera & third-party training, the Altera University Program, and Altera corporate events and trade shows.

Buy On-Line - The Buy On-Line section is a one-stop shop for design software, IP, development kits and cables, and on-line courses.

Corporate - The Corporate area contains investor relations information, the Press Box, jobs at Altera, and Altera contact information.

To find what you need, you can click on hyperlinks within the pages or use the horizontal navigation bar located at the top of all pages. When you click on a category in this navigation bar, a secondary navigation bar will appear directly below it.

For comments or questions regarding site usability or content, please complete the Please Give Us Feedback Form. For technical assistance, please see mySupport at