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We provide the latest Tezos Snapshot Files, to save time for syncing from scratch and/or save space on your HDD/SSD (Garbage collection).


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Mainnet full mode md5sum: c268b3d6668fd150ff5df43ffbb3a9aa
Mainnet rolling mode md5sum: a00901d47f544abd5a2323139f81949f

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Snapshots are regularly updated and uploaded.

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Import Tutorial

From Scratch:

Running Node:

Step 1: Set up a Node; following this Step by Step Guide.

Step 2: Download the Full or rolling mode Snapshot File

Step 3: Copy the file into /tezos folder

Step 4:  “./tezos-node snapshot import *Blockhash*.full”

Step 5: Delete the *Blockhash*.full file after succesful import.

Step 6: Start the Node “./tezos-node run –rpc addr″

Step 1: Download the Full or rolling mode Snapshot File.

Step 2: Copy the file into the /tezos folder

Step 3: Update your Tezos Node with
“git checkout mainnet && git pull && make build-deps && eval $(opam env) && make”

Step 4: If your node is running, stop the Node with Ctrl-c

Step 5Backup your current ./tezos-node folder

(Especially the identity.json and peers.json)

Step 6:  Delete your ./tezos-node Folder

Step 7: “./tezos-node snapshot import *Blockhash*.full”

Step 8: Delete the *Blockhash*.full file after succesful import

Step 9: Copy the backuped identity.json and peers.json into the
./tezos-node folder

Step 10: Start the Node “./tezos-node run –rpc addr”

Archive Node:


Step 1: Download Context and Store Folder 

Step 2: Copy the Context and Store Folders into your ./tezos-node Folder.

Step 3: Start the Node “./tezos-node run -rpc addr”