Some Altera® products require drivers. Your must set up the correct drivers before using those products. For example, to use an Altera download cable or programming unit to program devices with the Quartus® II or MAX+PLUS® II software, you must first set up the correct driver.
Note: All cable drivers are not available for download on this page. They are available upon Quartus II software installation at the <Quartus II Installation Directory>\drivers directory.
Table 1 provides driver installation and set-up procedures for the Windows versions of Quartus II and MAX+PLUS II software. Table 2 provides driver set-up procedures for the UNIX and Linux versions of Quartus II and MAX+PLUS II software.