Altera Programming Unit (APU) USB Driver Information for Windows 2000

Windows will prompt you to install the APU universal serial bus (USB) driver the first time the APU is plugged in.

Quartus II - Driver Installation

When you plug in the APU USB cable, Windows 2000 will automatically recognize it and prompt you for the location of the driver.

  1. Browse to the <Path to Quartus® II software>\drivers directory.
  2. Select the apu_usb.inf file and click OK.
  3. Set up programming hardware in the Quartus II software to complete your installation.

MAX+PLUS II 10.11 and later - Driver Installation

When you plug in the APU USB cable, Windows 2000 will automatically recognize it and prompt you for the location of the driver.

  1. Browse to the <Path to MAX+PLUS®II software>\Drivers\apu directory.
  2. Select the apu_usb.inf file and click OK.
  3. Set up programming hardware in the MAX+PLUS II software to complete your installation.

MAX+PLUS II software version 10.1 and earlier does not support the APU. To download MAX+PLUS II software updates, visit the MAX+PLUS II Software Updates web page.