A hot wallet masternode setup for Windows. The masternode and the wallet run on the same computer. Since a masternode needs a 24/7 internet connection, the wallet on it is, as they say, “hot”. It’s always connected.
Masternode setups can be tricky. With this cold wallet setup, we run going to run the masternode 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 masternode 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.