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OK Blockchain [Instant Sync]
Okcash Blockchain [Windows, Mac, Linux, IoT]
When you load the OK Wallet for the first time it connects to the peer-to-peer network and starts to synchronize the OK blockchain.
When to use the ok-blockchain to Sync your OK wallet
The first time sync of the OK blockchain can take quite a while; sometimes up to 24 hours depending on your hardware.
With OK you can speed up this process by loading compressed backups of the OK blockchain.
Adding the current ok-blockchain to your local okcash data directory speeds up the synchronization process which will get your wallet up and running in minutes.
How to use the ok-blockchain to sync your OK wallet
1.- Close the OK Wallet and download the latest ok-blockchain.zip file from:
2.- Place the ok-blockchain.zip file in the Okcash data directory, location depends on your operating system.
3.- Unzip the ok-blockchain.zip file. (includes txleveldb folder + blk0001.dat files)
4.- Start your OK Wallet and give it some minutes to finish it's first time Sync process.
(The client might be unresponsive but don’t worry - it’s just loading and verifying all the ok-blockchain data)
Okcash config data directory location on different Operating Systems
(or just click on the "open config folder..." under the "Options" menu in the Okcash wallet).
Linux and Raspberry Pi:
(This defaults to C:\Documents and Settings\YourUserName\Application data\OKCash on Windows XP and to C:\Users\YourUserName\Appdata\Roaming\OKCash on Windows Vista, 7, 8, and 10.)
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To provide maximum security OK provides verifiable checksum for the ok-blockchain.zip file.