Install the Gridcoin client

Windows & Linux

Download via GitHub


Download via GitHub


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Optional post-install Gridcoin configuration

If you installed the BOINC client anywhere other than the default installation location, you'll need to specify where you installed BOINC in the gridcoinresearch.conf file.

  • Windows: (Note the double backslashes are necessary. Change location according to your non-default install location)
    • boincdatadir=D:\\ProgramData\\BOINC\\
    • boincappdir=C:\\Program Files\\BOINC\\
  • Linux:
    • boincdatadir=/var/lib/boinc-client/
  • You need to use the one email for all BOINC projects. Add this to your gridcoinresearch.conf file (unless the Gridcoin wizard has already done this for you):