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lavajumper

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Installing V 0.10.4.0 on Windows 32 and 64
« on: July 11, 2017, 01:31:02 pm »

Windows Installation
Author: Nerull

New installation

Step 1: Download the Sexcoin 0.10.4.0 Qt Client for your operating system.

***Important: Do not download from any other sources then the official download***

Windows 32 bit installer
Windows 64 bit installer

Step 2: Double click on the installer. If smart screen prevents the application running, click on "More info"



Click "Run anyway"



Step 3: Start installation by clicking "Next"



Step 4: Select Installation directory



Step 5: Select menu shortcut and start installing the wallet



Step 6: Finish installation and launch wallet.



Step 7: Select the directory the Sexcoin wallet data will be stored in.



Without Bootstrap

Step 8a: Let wallet sync and get Sexcoining!



With Bootstrap

Step 8b: Download the Bootstrap file

Step 9:Start the client just long enough so that it builds the directory structure



Step 10: Unzip bootstrap.dat into the directory from Step 7.



Step 11: Wait for bootstrap to load. You can tell it is working correctly by seeing "Importing Blocks from disk". This will take some time, most likely ~2-4+ hours



Step 12: When wallet is fully synced enjoy using Sexcoin



Upgrade installation

Before you start: If you are upgrading from a previous installation the first thing you need to do is make a backup of your wallet.dat file. This should is very important as if anything happens your coins will be perfectly safe.

The wallet.dat file is located at the following locations by default.

C:\Documents and Settings\YourUserName\Application data\Sexcoin (XP)
C:\Users\YourUserName\Appdata\Roaming\Sexcoin (Vista,7,8,10)

Step 1: Download the Sexcoin 0.10.4.0 Qt Client for your operating system.

***Important: Do not download from any other sources then the official download***

Windows 32 bit installer
Windows 64 bit installer

Step 2: Run the installer and select install directory of previous wallet.

Step 3: Set the wallet directory to be the same as previous install

Step 4: Install and run Sexcoin wallet.

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Installing V 0 10 4 0 on Windows 32 and 64
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2018, 09:15:11 am »
Windows XP SP3 is still in beta stages, and should really only be used if you are an IT Professional.

I would recommend to wait until SP3 final has been released before upgrading.
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