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Wallet Quickstart

Mantis Wallet Quickstart

Before you start, the team recommends that you read Getting Started if you haven't already. It's a 30-second read that will save you time.

Warning: Mantis Wallet is a beta version and has not been security audited. We recommend you do not carry out transactions with significant ETC amounts when connected to Mainnet.

Download the latest wallet:


Linux Mantis-Wallet-0.1.1.AppImage
SHA256: 26a7173b106272098bdbe3ffd9ebc0869296c5ba03240725ff0559f6d9b85138


macOS Mantis-Wallet-0.1.1.dmg
SHA256: 8c09d615f5412f60417dbd505efa56bab5a1af379c1ed86e26d016ce0f654bed


Windows [Mantis-Wallet.Setup.0.1.1.exe]https://github.com/input-output-hk/mantis-wallet/releases/download/v0.1.1/Mantis-Wallet.Setup.0.1.1.exe)
SHA256: cd4bffb6530e5f480cda9ef9db6373c5bf625c60dad0112001e72608babba2a9


Or download from the wallet latest release page.
Read this page for further info on wallet.

Supported platforms

Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (Only 64-bit Windows is supported)
MacOS 10.13, MacOS 10.14, MacOS 10.15
Linux - Aimed at all Linux distributions - Tested against:
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
Fedora 28

Recommended minimum hardware requirements

64-bit dual core processors
4 GB of RAM
At least 8GB disk space for IOHK and Mordor
At least 250GB for FastSync
At least 1.2TB disk space for Mainnet Broadband Internet connection

Advanced Users

Advanced Users may want to launch the Mantis wallet through command line to pass it extra configuration options with Environment Variables.

Download and run the wallet's packaged binary.

cd Applications
wget https://github.com/input-output-hk/mantis-wallet/releases/download/untagged-2aa879d1ad64a6b57e5e/Mantis-Wallet-0.1.0.AppImage

Run it on by executing the wallet binary.

./Mantis-Wallet-0.1.1.AppImage # replace with current version and correct OS option

Once the Mantis splash screen has finished loading, visit the Settings menu and confirm the network name is correct.

Note: The wallet runs a Mantis client behind the scenes and will need to synchronize with the network initially. Synchronization might take several hours, depending on the network selected.

Communication and Assistance

The Mantis team has three official channels for development communication: