- Download the Full Node installer for your operating system.
Unzip files in a location where the node can write its databases. The unzipped will work "from the box" without installing anything else.
Get to a command prompt.
Start the node by executing ./witness_node
If the node fails to load the object databases, try to start the node with either "./witness_node --replay-blockchain" or "./witness_node --resync-blockchain" parameter.
Node configuration options are available in "witness_node_data_dir/config.ini".
To connect to specific nodes in the network, change "seed-node" and "seed-nodes" options.