<!-- TITLE: Xel Lite Wallet Guide --> <!-- SUBTITLE: A quick summary of Xel Lite Wallet Guide --> # Welcome to XEL! [![GitHub version](https://badge.fury.io/gh/xel-software%2Fxel-computation-wallet.svg)](https://badge.fury.io/gh/xel-software%2Fxel-computation-wallet) XEL is a decentralized supercomputer based on cryptography and blockchain technology. ---- ## Run XEL Lite Wallet from binaries (***recommended for desktops***) https://github.com/xel-software/xel-lite-wallet/releases/tag/latest ---- ## Run XEL Lite Wallet from docker installer (***recommended for servers***) check the dedicated git project : https://github.com/xel-software/xel-installer-docker ---- ## Run XEL Lite Wallet from sources (***recommended for advanced users***) ### dependencies - Oracle Java 8 : https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html - Maven : https://maven.apache.org/install.html ### clone the repository `git clone https://github.com/xel-software/xel-lite-wallet` `cd xel-lite-wallet` ### compile it `mvn package` ### start from the command line: - Linux/macOS: `./start.sh` - Windows: `run.bat` ***wait for the JavaFX wallet window to open*** ***on platforms without JavaFX, open http://localhost:17876/ in a browser*** ---- ## Improve it - we love **pull requests** - we love issues (resolved ones actually ;-) ) - in any case, make sure you leave **your ideas** - assist others on the issue tracker - **review** existing code and pull requests ---- ## Troubleshooting (XEL Reference Software) - How to Stop the XEL Server? - click on XEL Stop icon, or run `./stop.sh` - or if started from command line, ctrl+c or close the console window - UI Errors or Stacktraces? - report on github