How to Download and Install Quartus II 13 Web Edition Design Software for Windows
Quartus II 13 is a powerful design software for FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array) devices from Intel. It allows you to create, simulate, synthesize and program your FPGA designs using a graphical user interface or a text-based environment. Quartus II 13 also supports various device families, such as Cyclone, Stratix, Arria and MAX.
If you are looking for a way to download and install Quartus II 13 Web Edition Design Software for Windows, you have come to the right place. In this article, we will show you how to get the software from the official website of Intel, how to extract and run the setup file, and how to activate the software using a crack file. Follow the steps below and you will be able to use Quartus II 13 for your FPGA projects in no time.
Step 1: Download the software and device support files
The first thing you need to do is to download the software and device support files from the Intel website. You can find the link in the reference section below[^1^]. The software file is a .tar file with a size of 4.4 GB, so make sure you have enough space and a stable internet connection before downloading it. The device support files are optional, but they are recommended if you want to use specific device families for your designs.
Once you have downloaded the files, save them in the same temporary directory on your computer. You will need them later for the installation process.
Step 2: Extract and run the setup file
The next step is to extract the files from the .tar file using a software like WinRAR or 7-Zip. You will get a folder named Quartus-web-126.96.36.199-windows with several subfolders and files inside it. Locate the file named setup.bat and double-click on it to start the installation process.
A window will pop up asking you to choose a language for the installation. Select your preferred language and click OK. Then, follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation. You will need to accept the license agreement, choose a destination folder, select the components you want to install, and wait for the installation to finish.
Note that Quartus II 13 is a full-featured EDA product that requires a lot of space and time to install. Depending on your computer specifications and internet speed, it may take several hours to complete the installation.
Step 3: Activate the software using a crack file
The last step is to activate the software using a crack file that you can download from the internet. There are many websites that offer crack files for Quartus II 13, but some of them may contain viruses or malware that can harm your computer. Therefore, be careful when choosing a source for your crack file and scan it with an antivirus program before using it.
One of the websites that provides a crack file for Quartus II 13 is STEM Education[^2^]. You can find the link in the reference section below. The crack file is a .rar file with a size of 1.3 MB. Download it and extract it using WinRAR or 7-Zip. You will get a folder named quartus_ii_13_crack with two subfolders inside it: bin32 and bin64.
Depending on whether your operating system is 32-bit or 64-bit, copy and paste the contents of either bin32 or bin64 into the bin folder of your Quartus II 13 installation directory. For example, if your operating system is 64-bit and you installed Quartus II 13 in C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Intel\\Quartus II Web Edition\\quartus\\bin64\\ then copy and paste all the files from quartus_ii_13_crack\\bin64\\ into C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Intel\\Quartus II Web Edition\\quartus\\bin64\\. Replace any existing files if prompted.
After that, run Quartus II 13 from your desktop shortcut or start menu. You should see a window that says \"License Status: Full License\". Congratulations 061ffe29dd