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I don't understand how to create or receive the free license for Questa FPGA starter edition

MauroChim
Novice
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I just installed the Quartus 21.1 lite with the new EDA Questa FPGA starter edition included in place of Modelsim.

Questa should require a (free) license, but i'm not able to find any information about how create it.

I spend one hour looking around for finding a way or informations about this procedure.

All FAQs and installation infos i found seems don't have a single word about that.

The self licensing center says i don't have ant product to handle, probably i should send a request or any other action.

Please give me a link with the activation procedure in expalined in detail.

 

Note: I already found this link into a similar post:

 

1) Go to this link https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/software/programmable/quartus-prime/whats-new.html

2) Go to bottom of the page you will find (blank image)

3) Choose Questasim*-Intel® FPGA Starter edition. Create license. (blank image)

4) Once complete, the license will automatically sent to your email.

But i'm not sill able to find the create license .

 

5 Replies
Zawani_M_Intel
Employee
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Dear MauroChim,

 

Thank you for using Intel Community Forum.

We have reviewed your issue and currently our internal team are looking for the solution. Please bear with us for some time, I will update you once I have the feedback from the team.

 

Thanks!

 

Wani

Zawani_M_Intel
Employee
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Dear MauroChim,

We have launched new Self Service Licensing (SSLC) Portal, available by this week WW47.
Users are now can access to SSLC as usual.

If you have not yet register in SSLC;
1. Please go to SSLC link and it will take you to login page.
2. Click this link to register. Fill in your information --> Verify your email --> confirm your information .
3. To accept Terms & Conditions.
You will receive an email stating that you are now have the access to SSLC.

If you have SSLC access, you can have a try to log in to this page and request for SW-QUESTA starter edition sign-up.

If you have further concern or questions, you may let me know.

Thank you. Stay safe and take care!

Wani

ichu
Beginner
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Hi Wani,

Let me continue this thread.

I've got the license file for using Questa FPGA starter edition yesterday and set the path to it in Quartus Options

 

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EDA Tools set to Questa Intel FPGA

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When I run RTL Simulation I get

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What do I do wrong?

Design analyzing and Verilog synthesis run with no problem.

 

Thanks,

     Igor

ichu
Beginner
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Found resolution of my problem in 

https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/docs/programmable/683472/21-4/specifying-the-license-for-the...

 

No need to response Would be great to have that instruction in some readme with license file downloading. Or, as a comment inside the license file. 

PeterBorisenko
Beginner
3,972 Views

Seems it work as soon as I logged with Chrome.

Thanks!

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