Instant SoC ON Quartus Intel/ALTERA

Quartus is a design software from Intel / Altera. To compile files generated by Instant SoC the following needs to be set.

Default projects generates bit-files without memory initial content. This makes the projects very large using logic instead of CPU instructions in block RAMs etc.

In the task window click [Edit Settings].

In the Setting dialog click [Device/Board..] button.

In the Device dialog click [Device and Pin Options…] button.

Now the following dialog will be active.

Quartus Setup
Quartus Setup for Instant SoC

Make sure that “Configuration Mode:” is set to “Single Uncompressed Image with Memory Initialization”.


Connect your FPGA