A hot wallet master-node setup for Windows. The master-node and the wallet run on the same computer. Since a master-node needs a 24/7 internet connection, the wallet on it is, as they say, “hot”. It’s always connected.
Master-node setups can be tricky. With this cold wallet setup, we run going to run the master-node with an empty wallet. The wallet with the actual collateral coins will be located on a different computer (this can be your Windows, Mac or Linux workstation. Anywhere else but the master-node itself will do).
When you’re working with a lot of small files on a windows computer that has a network connection to a samba share, the performance can be awful! There is a quick fix for this problem, applying this will improve the performance of working with the share.