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This version of ModelSim-Altera Edition for Quartus II software will no longer be available after 6/26/2020. This version does not include the latest functional and security updates and will not be supported. All versions are provided as is. Intel recommends that users of this version uninstall and discontinue use as soon as possible. Users should upgrade to the latest available software version for their device and follow the technical recommendations to help improve security.

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Release date: July, 2010

ModelSim-Altera 6.5e Edition for Quartus II Software Version 10.0

Select a previous version of Quartus II:

Download Option 1: Individual Files

ModelSim-Altera Edition Platform File Name Size
v6.5e Software Download for Quartus II v10.0Windows 10.0_modelsim_ae_windows_rev2.exe

461 MB
v6.5e Service Pack 1 for Quartus II v10.0Windows 10.0sp1_modelsim_ae_windows.exe

541 MB
v6.5e Software Download for Quartus II v10.0Linux 10.0_modelsim_ae_linux.sh

486 MB
v6.5e Service Pack 1 for Quartus II v10.0Linux 10.0sp1_modelsim_ae_linux.sh

529 MB

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Service Packs: Quartus II

  • ModelSim-Altera Edition v6.5e
    Requires Quartus II v10.0 Service Pack 1
  • System Requirements

    Operating System Requirements

    Download Notes

    1. Installation Instructions: View Installation Instructions for all operating systems.
    2. Support: The Quartus II Software Support web page can help with questions or problems that are not answered by the information provided here or in Quartus II Help. If you have a question or problem that is not answered by the information provided through these resources, contact Altera Applications through the mySupport website.
    3. Legal Notice: The Altera Software Subscription License Agreement governs the installation and use of this software.