Intel® FPGA Download Cable II User Guide

ID 683719
Date 1/16/2024
Document Table of Contents

1.3. Software Requirements and Support

  • Windows 7/8/10 (32-bit and 64-bit)
  • Windows XP (32-bit and 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
  • Linux platforms such as Red Hat Enterprise 5

Use the Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 14.0 or later to configure your device.

Note: Intel® Quartus® Prime version 13.1 supports most of the Intel® FPGA Download Cable II’s capabilities. If you use this version, install the latest patch for full compatibility.

The Intel® FPGA Download Cable II also supports the following tools:

  • Intel® Quartus® Prime Programmer (and stand-alone version)
  • Intel® Quartus® Prime Signal Tap II Logic Analyzer (and stand-alone version)
  • JTAG and debug tools supported by the JTAG Server. For example:
    • System Console
    • Nios® II debugger
    • Arm* DS-5 debugger