Quartus II Subscription Edition Download v7.0

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Now includes support for the new Cyclone® III FPGA family.

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UNIX and Linux Users Only: Download and Installation Instructions.

For archived Quartus II documentation, refer to the Quartus II Handbook Archive and Quartus II Release Notes Archive.

Quartus II Subscription Edition Software v7.0 Download File Size
Windows
Windows XP and Windows 2000
Download Button 1,242 MB
UNIX
Solaris 8 and 9 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Download Button 528 MB
Linux
Red Hat Linux Enterprise 3 and 4 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Download Button 426 MB
Quartus II Subscription Edition Software v7.0 Installer & Device
Information for UNIX & Linux
   
UNIX & Linux
Altera Installer for UNIX & Linux installations
Download Button 2 MB
UNIX & Linux
Solaris 8 and 9 (32-bit & 64-bit); Red Hat Linux Enterprise 3 and 4 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Download Button 897 MB
MegaCore® IP Library (Includes Nios® II Processor)    
Windows
Windows XP and Windows 2000
Download Button 94 MB
UNIX
Solaris 8 and 9 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Download Button 92 MB
Linux
Red Hat Linux Enterprise 3 and 4 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Download Button 115 MB
Nios II Embedded Design Suite (1)    
Windows
Windows XP and Windows 2000
Yes! I have read and accepted the license agreement Download Button 492 MB
Linux
Red Hat Linux Enterprise 3 and 4 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Yes! I have read and accepted the license agreement Download Button 560 MB
ModelSim®-Altera® Edition v6.1g for Quartus II v7.0    
Windows
Windows XP and Windows 2000
Download Button 103 MB
UNIX
Solaris 8 and 9 (32-bit)
Download Button 150 MB
Linux
Red Hat Linux Enterprise 3 and 4 (32-bit)
Download Button 150 MB

Note:

  1. To use the Nios II Embedded Design Suite, you must first install both the Quartus II software and the MegaCore IP Library.

Recommended UNIX and Linux Download and Installation Instructions:

  1. Download the desired components. The Altera Installer, Quartus II software, and Quartus II Device Information are required. Other components (Nios II EDS, MegaCore IP Library, IP, and ModelSim) are optional.
  2. Arrange all the downloaded files together in one directory. For install setup, ensure there is sufficient free disk space (approximately 4 Gbytes) to contain copies of the uncompressed versions of these files. An additional 5 Gbytes of disk space is required for software installation.
  3. Extract the Altera UNIX/Linux download installer using the following command:
    tar-xvf 61_altera_installer.tar
  4. Execute the script 'install_download’ which now resides in the current directory.
  5. Select the appropriate options in the installation script to install the software.
  6. Install Patch 0.02 to fix a known licensing issue. Please view the solution for more information.

System Requirements

Requirement Type
Operating System

Windows XP
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Windows 2000
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Solaris 8 and 9 (32-bit & 64-bit)

Disk Space

To download and uncompress all files (Quartus II, MegaCore IP Library, Nios II, and ModelSim) requires 4 Gbytes of free disk space. Installation requires an additional 5 Gbytes of disk space. You can delete the 4 Gbytes of download and uncompressed files from your hard drive after installation is complete.

Download Notes:

  1. Support - If you have a question or problem that is not answered by the information provided here, contact Altera Applications through the mySupport website.
  2. Legal Notice - Altera's Software Subscription License Agreement governs the installation and use of this software.