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Quartus II Subscription Edition

Release date: June, 2012

Quartus II Subscription Edition v12.0 includes MegaCore IP Library

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Download Option 1: Individual Files

Download large, standalone installation files to manually install complete software and device support. Note: If you download and install only the Quartus® II software, subsequently you must also download and install the device support . You do not have to install all the device support files. You can install only the device support files that you need.

Important Critical Issue Notice for all Quartus II software version 12.0 service pack 1 users. Please download Quartus II software version 12.0 service pack 1 and then the patch.
Quartus II Subscription Edition Platform File Name Size
Quartus II Subscription Edition
Install relevant device files
Windows 12.0_quartus_windows.exe
MD5: e4bcfe3db88c6f3d21356baa923e6366
12.0_devices_cyclone_max_legacy_windows.exe
MD5: 681f0f93ee3e42728084cf9cf97f9997
12.0_devices_stratix_hardcopy_windows.exe
MD5: 916a25b84cc91840ea89defbd67d98ab
12.0_devices_arria_windows.exe
MD5: 57274c86dc40a4615515439c4d024a7a
12.0_devices_stratixv_windows.exe
MD5: c68ccf27594fc70d6e33f961fa98daea
1.3 GB

1.1 GB

1.1 GB

1.2 GB

2.6 GB

Quartus II Subscription Edition
Service Pack 2
Requires full installation including device files of Quartus II v12.0 prior to installation of service pack
Windows 12.0sp2_quartus_windows.exe
MD5: 09d5adc7747660767d5d728d0442d6ac
4.0 GB
Quartus II Subscription Edition
Service Pack 1
Requires full installation including device files of Quartus II v12.0 prior to installation of service pack
Windows 12.0sp1_quartus_windows.exe
MD5: 39528b1109615b281cc873085bac564f
12.0sp1 patch 1.07 for Windows (.exe)

3.9 GB
Quartus II Subscription Edition
Install relevant device files
Linux 12.0_quartus_linux.tar.gz
MD5: 0ba222790c6f58eb22a9e93eb508c01f
12.0_devices_cyclone_max_legacy_linux.tar.gz
MD5: defeb3c5f62e3ed8623ef233b7ffac5c
12.0_devices_stratix_hardcopy_linux.tar.gz
MD5: e65432eafa7b340c85e253cf69610731
12.0_devices_arria_linux.tar.gz
MD5: cf67664816a474c6359d73785c873049
12.0_devices_stratixv_linux.tar.gz
MD5: 9f174ca13da3992f5facb28a34883f92
2.1 GB

1.1 GB

1.2 GB

1.2 GB

2.6 GB

Quartus II Subscription Edition
Service Pack 2
Requires full installation including device files of Quartus II v12.0 prior to installation of service pack
Linux 12.0sp2_quartus_linux.tar.gz
MD5: bbdf865db76b83d0fb5dcae5f4a9514e
4.6 GB
Quartus II Subscription Edition
Service Pack 1
Requires full installation including device files of Quartus II v12.0 prior to installation of service pack
Linux 12.0sp1_quartus_linux.tar.gz
MD5: 9246b1ea14c0aa5fa24aea3d7806c643
12.0sp1 patch 1.07 for Linux (.tar)

4.4 GB

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Download Option 2: DVD .iso File

If you do not have Internet access or if you require a DVD, you can download and use the DVD ISO file to create your own installation DVD for installing Altera's software and device support. You must first install the Altera Complete Design Suite (ACDS) software (Windows or Linux version) before you install the ACDS Devices software. You must install both the ACDS software (Windows or Linux version) and the ACDS Devices software.

Platform File Name Size
ACDS v12.0 Windows DVD (ISO) Windows 12.0_acds_windows.iso
MD5: 4a12ab854d8348be343b7800bb8919a1
12.0_acds_devices.iso
MD5: 44238cc6e224b923fb18b679fbd7850c
2.0 GB

6.3 GB

ACDS v12.0 Linux DVD (ISO) Linux 12.0_acds_linux.iso
MD5: 1129f5c46b6bed189f0238074ae6ef87
12.0_acds_devices.iso
MD5: 44238cc6e224b923fb18b679fbd7850c
3.5 GB

6.3 GB


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Service Packs: Quartus II

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  • Quartus II Subscription Edition v12.0 Service Pack 2
    Requires Quartus II Subscription Edition v12.0
    • Includes several enhancements.

    Requires full installation including device files of Quartus II v12.0 prior to installation of service pack

  • Quartus II Subscription Edition v12.0 Service Pack 1
    Requires Quartus II Subscription Edition v12.0
    • POF support for new Stratix® V devices: 5SGXA3, 5SGSD3, 5SGSD4, 5SGTC5, 5SGTC7
    • POF support for new Cyclone® V device: 5CGXC7

    Important Critical Issue Notice for all Quartus II software version 12.0 service pack 1 users. Please download Quartus II software version 12.0 service pack 1 and then the patch.


    System Requirements

    Operating System Requirements

    Disk space: A full installation of the Altera® Complete Design Suite v12.0 requires approximately 10 GB of available disk space on the drive or partition where you are installing the software, and approximately 30 MB of available space on the drive that contains your TEMP directory (Windows only).

    Documentation Links

    View the following documentation for Quartus® II software and device support details:

    Download Notes

    1. Software support: If you have a question or problem that is not answered by the information provided here, contact Altera application engineers for assistance through the mySupport website.
    2. Legal notice: The Altera Program License Subscription Agreement governs the installation and use of this software.