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ModelSim-Altera Software

Release date: June, 2012

ModelSim-Altera 10.0d Edition for Quartus II v12.0

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.

Select a previous version of Quartus II:

Download Option 1: Individual Files

ModelSim-Altera Edition Platform File Name Size
v10.0d Software Download for Quartus II v12.0Windows 12.0_modelsim_ae_windows.exe
MD5: 80fa1cd5678e3b9cffb41392e5751c5d
426 MB
v10.0d Service Pack 2 for Quartus II v12.0Windows 12.0sp2_modelsim_ae_windows.exe
MD5: 37cb638ff3a8276cfc9f100f5329379c
286 MB
v10.0d Service Pack 1 for Quartus II v12.0Windows 12.0sp1_modelsim_ae_windows.exe
MD5: 4169b363debb1da0493aa1f0a9761038
286 MB
v10.0d Software Download for Quartus II v12.0Linux 12.0_modelsim_ae_linux.tar.gz
MD5: e1c101193aa60782f18a79813d5484d5
752 MB
v10.0d Service Pack 2 for Quartus II v12.0Linux 12.0sp2_modelsim_ae_linux.tar.gz
MD5: 14f4f5c861a389ffc5efbe99061bbb8b
413 MB
v10.0d Service Pack 1 for Quartus II v12.0Linux 12.0sp1_modelsim_ae_linux.tar.gz
MD5: ce884feeb9b1cdf314398184eec38f2b
413 MB

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Download Option 2: DVD .iso File

If you do not have Internet access or if you require a DVD, you can download and use the DVD ISO file to create your own installation DVD for installing Altera's software and device support. You must first install the Altera Complete Design Suite (ACDS) software (Windows or Linux version) before you install the ACDS Devices software. You must install both the ACDS software (Windows or Linux version) and the ACDS Devices software.

Platform File Name Size
ACDS v12.0 Windows DVD (ISO) Windows 12.0_acds_windows.iso
MD5: 4a12ab854d8348be343b7800bb8919a1
MD5: 44238cc6e224b923fb18b679fbd7850c
2.0 GB

6.3 GB

ACDS v12.0 Linux DVD (ISO) Linux 12.0_acds_linux.iso
MD5: 1129f5c46b6bed189f0238074ae6ef87
MD5: 44238cc6e224b923fb18b679fbd7850c
3.5 GB

6.3 GB

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Service Packs: Quartus II

  • ModelSim-Altera Edition v10.0d
    Requires Quartus II v12.0 Service Pack 2
  • ModelSim-Altera Edition v10.0d
    Requires Quartus II v12.0 Service Pack 1
  • System Requirements

    For information on operating system support, go to the Operating System Support page.

    Download Notes

    1. Installation instructions: View the Altera Software Installation and Licensing Manual for all operating systems.
    2. Software 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. You can also contact Altera® application engineers for assistance through the mySupport website.
    3. Legal notice: The Altera Program License Subscription Agreement governs the installation and use of this software.