PURA Masternode Setup Guide

NODEshare's easy step by step instructions

The process of setting up a remote PURA Masternode may seem daunting but you only need to follow a few steps.

Start with the checklist and work your way through the steps.

Step 0 - Checklist

You will need the following.

  • 100,000.1 PURA coins. You only need 100,000 for your masternode, but do need a bit more to make the transactions.
  • Latest version of the PIEX wallet - check the PURA coin github for the official version
  • Order Hosting from NODEshare
  • 10 minutes of your time

Onto Step 1. Click on the below to get started.

Step 1 - Enable Coin Control

Goto Settings, Click Options, Click Wallet.

Make sure Enable Coin Control AND Show Masternodes Tab are active

Step 2 - Create Receive Address

Click Receive, Type your masternodes Alias into LABEL. Alias can be anything, we often go with MN1 or MN2 etc… Then click Request Payment.

Step 3 - Send 100,000 PURA to the new address

Copy Address and close window.

Then click SEND

  1. Paste the new address in PAY TO:
  2. Type 100,000 in Amount:
  3. Click the Send button at the bottom left
  4. Click okay to confirm the transaction fee

Note: this must be 100,000 PURA - do not alter this number for fees, they will be added on top.

Step 4 - Email NODEshare your Address

Just reply to "PURA Masternode Order Confirmation - [PURA1XXX]" email from NODEshare

Paste your address and send the reply.

Step 5 - Receive NODEshare email, Close wallet & Place the masternode.conf file

You will need to open the PURA Folder in APPDATA. To reach this folder - start in File Explorer and follow the following tree:

This PC > OS (C:) > Users > Login Name > Appdata > Roaming > PURA

Paste the new data from the file received from NODEshare into masternode.conf

If you can not see APPDATA - see this link on Microsoft for help

Step 6 - Restart wallet & Unlock the collateral

Restart Wallet so the changes from the masternode.conf take effect.

Click send. Click Inputs. In list mode there is a lock next to your 100,000 collateral amount.

Click on the lock - select “unlock unspent” within the dropdown

Step 7 - Start Masternode

Click the Masternode Tab

Click "Start MISSING"

A message will appear that the Masternode was started successfully. Happy Dividends!

Status should now be "PRE_ENABLED", this will change after some time.

Please Note: it may take up to 72 hours to receive your 1st stake.