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Get Wallet

  1. Get Wallet
    1. Windows Wallet
    2. macOS Wallet
    3. Linux Wallet

  1. Windows Wallet

There are 2 way to make wallet.

1, Use pre-compiled wallet. (Recommended)
2, Compile from sourcecode on UbuntuL.

In this section, we tell you about pre-compiled wallet.
If you need about wallet on Ubuntu, follow 4.How-to-build-for-Windows-(Japanese).

Please check newer version.

/// Download wallet

Download Koto-v1.1.0-Windows.zip from github Koto project page.
Windows Wallet

/// Unzip

Unzip downloaded zip.

/// Initialization

Run RUN-FIRST_en.bat
open command line window and close.

If some error are occured, do next section.

/// Download key files (for error on Initialization)

Download "sprout-proving.key" and "sprout-verifying.key" from MEGA.

WindowsWalletMEGA

Save them in %appdata%\ZcashParams\ directory
(like C:\Users\[Username]\AppData\Roaming\ZcashParams).

WindowsWalletDirectory

/// Run GUI Wallet

Double click "KotoSwingWalletUI.jar"
It's success to make wallet with this window!

required java 8 or later

WindowsWalletFinish

Wait for blockchain synchronization.

WindowsWalletUnsynchronizedWindowsWalletSynchronized

Don't force termination. Wallet will be broken!

2. macOS Wallet

/// requred

OS : 10.10 Yosemite or later
Java8 or later

/// Download From GitHub

macOS Wallet

/// Unzip

Unzip downloaded zip.

/// Run init-en

Run RUN-FIRST-en.app
open command line window and close.

/// Run GUI Wallet

Double click "KotoSwingWalletUI.jar"
It's success to make wallet with this window!


3.Linux Wallet

/// Install Wallet

Please follow this page.
https://github.com/zcash/zcash/wiki/1.0-User-Guide#get-started
Koto's github is here. https://github.com/KotoDevelopers/koto.git

Example for Ubuntu

sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install build-essential pkg-config libc6-dev m4 g++-multilib autoconf libtool ncurses-dev unzip git python python-zmq zlib1g-dev wget bsdmainutils automake curl
cd ~ git clone https://github.com/KotoDevelopers/koto.git
cd koto
./zcutil/fetch-params.sh
./zcutil/build.sh -j$(nproc)

/// Make config file

Make koto.conf before run koto wallet.

mkdir -p ~/.koto
echo "rpcuser={username}" >>~/.koto/koto.conf
echo "rpcpassword={password}" >>~/.koto/koto.conf
{username}, {password} : phrase you love.

/// Install GUI Wallet

Please follow this page.
https://github.com/KotoDevelopers/koto-swing-wallet-ui

Example for Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install git default-jdk ant
cd ~ git clone https://github.com/KotoDevelopers/koto-swing-wallet-ui.git
cd zcash-swing-wallet-ui/
ant -buildfile ./src/build/build.xml
chmod u+x ./build/jars/KotoSwingWalletUI.jar
cp ./build/jars/KotoSwingWalletUI.jar ~/koto/src/

/// Run wallet

Run without GUI example

~/koto/src/kotod

Run with GUI example
* (For WSL) run VcXsrv before this.

java -jar ~/koto/src/KotoSwingWalletUI.jar

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