Intel® FPGA Software Installation and Licensing

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Date 4/03/2023

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4.11. Updating Intel FPGA Software

To download available Intel FPGA Software updates:
  1. Verify that you are using the latest version of the Intel FPGA software.
  2. Visit the FPGA Software Download Center page.
  3. Using the left-hand filter pane, perform the following steps to refine the search results:
    1. Select the Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Software option. This displays three Intel® Quartus® Prime software editions (Pro, Standard, or Lite).
    2. Select the desired Intel® Quartus® Prime software edition. This displays a list of supported software versions.
    3. Select the desired Intel® Quartus® Prime software release version.
    4. Select the operating system (Linux or Microsoft Windows*).
  4. In the refined list of pages, click the desired page to download the software.
  5. On the version-specific download page, click Updates.
  6. Download by clicking the Download button under each device.
    Wait for all the files to download completely before beginning the installation process.
  7. Run the executable files to launch the installation wizard, which guides you through the installation process. On Windows*, it automatically finds the existing installation to be updated. On Linux*, you need to input the installation path of an existing installation to be updated.
    Note: For information about the latest updates, refer to the update release notes on