Wallets

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Desktop Wallets

File SHA-256
peercoin-v0.6.4ppc-win-gitian.zip 07ce9d85bc3ec63b72de5795c3f2d87cea1bed3ceee11bfbc31f42b7d312491e
peercoin-v0.6.4ppc-osx-gitian.zip 5503b0e4b7b0fa656a48687d6ea9ff3caced3842cb76135fba620fcbeebb2e29
peercoin-v0.6.4ppc-linux-gitian.zip 7ee8026f5292f4953b741cc3259e1c66742a095e038642e09d6f22c2438b4467

Installation


Windows

NOTICE: If you are updating to v0.6 from a previous version, a full blockchain redownload is required due to the move to the leveldb database. You can find instructions on how to do this here.
  • Open or Extract Peercoin_v0.6.4_win.zip
  • Install 32 bit or 64 bit version
  • Default installation directory is C:\Program Files\PPCoin or C:\Program Files\Peercoin
  • Run peercoin-qt or peercoin from the Start menu or the installation directory

Daemon

  • Create ppcoin.conf in %APPDATA%\PPCoin
  • Run daemon\peercoind
  • Your wallet is located in C:\Users\<username>\AppData (hidden folder).
  • Open the folder with Start menu -> Run... (or press Winkey-R), type %APPDATA%\PPCoin into the field, and press Enter.

Additional help can be found in the Peercoin Documentation or by asking on our Forums.
OS X

OS X

NOTICE: If you are updating to v0.6 from a previous version, a full blockchain redownload is required due to the move to the leveldb database. You can find instructions on how to do this here.
  • Open or Extract peercoin-v0.6.4ppc-osx-gitian.zip
  • Mount Peercoin-Qt.dmg by opening it
  • Drag Peercoin-Qt.app or Peercoin.app to Applications
  • Drag Peercoin-Qt.app or Peercoin.app to Applications
  • Go to Applications and open Peercoin-Qt.app or Peercoin.app

Daemon

  • Unzip peercoind.zip
  • Create ppcoin.conf in ~/Library/Application Support/PPCoin
  • Run peercoind
Your wallet is located in ~/Library/Application Support/PPCoin. To open the folder, press Command-Shift-G in Finder, insert the path, and press Enter.

Additional help can be found in the Peercoin Documentation or by asking on our Forums.
Linux

Generic Linux

NOTICE: If you are updating to v0.6 from a previous version, a full blockchain redownload is required due to the move to the leveldb database. You can find instructions on how to do this here.
  • Unpack peercoin-v0.6.4ppc-linux-gitian.zip
  • Run bin/32/peercoin-qt (requires libqt4-gui)

Daemon

  • Create peercoin.conf in ~/.peercoin
  • Run bin/32/peercoind
Your wallet is located in ~/.peercoin.
Note: 64 bit binaries available in bin/64/{peercoin-qt,peercoind}.

ArchLinux

NOTICE: If you are updating to v0.6 from a previous version, a full blockchain redownload is required due to the move to the leveldb database. You can find instructions on how to do this here.

If you are ArchLinux user, you can use an AUR helper like yaourt to automate the process for you.
yaourt -S peercoin-qt

Additional help can be found in the Peercoin Documentation or by asking on our Forums.