SIN Wallet Upgrade Guide

1. WINDOWS:

As shown in the photo below, press the Windows key + R , then type in: %appdata%SIN Wallet Upgrade Guide 1

Inside Roaming, find your SIN Folder and double click on it.SIN Wallet Upgrade Guide 2

Once inside the SIN folder, please copy the wallet.dat someplace safe, in a separate location. We recommend moving it on a different disk (USB memory stick), not connected to the internet. Be careful with that file, that’s where your coins are. Better safe than sorry!SIN Wallet Upgrade Guide 3

  • After you make sure you copied your wallet.dat,​ delete both the SIN and SIN​ folders in the %appdata%\Roaming folder.

  • Download the latest SIN wallet from our Official Github Page.

  • Run the new downloaded sin-qt.exe and wait for it to synchronise.

If your wallet does not synchronize, download the sin.conf file from the Official Github Page (link above) and put it in your new %appdata%\Roaming\SIN folder and restart the wallet.

  • After the synchronisation is done, close the wallet. Copy the backup wallet.dat from your safe location and paste it in your SIN > wallets folder.

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  • Make sure you also download the sin.conf from the Github Page and put it in your Roaming > SIN folder!

Restart your wallet!

2. Mac OSX:

  • Press Shift +Command + G

  • The “Go to Folder” window will pop up.

  • type in: ~/Library/Application Support/

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Inside Application Support find your SIN Folder and double click on it.SIN Wallet Upgrade Guide 6

Once inside the SIN folder, please copy the wallet.dat someplace safe, in a separate location. We recommend moving it on a different disk (USB memory stick), not connected to the internet. Be careful with that file, that’s where your coins are. Better safe than sorry!

  • After you make sure you copied your wallet.dat,​ delete both the SIN and SIN​ folders in the Application Support folder.

  • Download the latest SIN wallet from our Official Github Page.

  • Run the new downloaded SIN client from your Applications folder and wait for it to synchronise.

If your wallet does not synchronise, download the sin.conf file from the Official Github Page (link above) and put it in your new Application Support\SIN folder and restart the wallet.

  • After the synchronisation is done, close the wallet. Copy the backup wallet.dat from your safe location and paste it in your SIN > wallets folder.

Restart your wallet!