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  1. Read our Rules and Policies .
  2. Download and install the BOINC desktop software.

    Download BOINC

  3. Download and install Virtualbox.

    Download Virtualbox

    On Windows you can just use the "+Virtualbox" link when downloading BOINC and Virtualbox will be installed automatically.

  4. Run BOINC and select 'Add project'. Then enter at 'Project URL'.
  5. You are all set! Your computer will now automatically download and run jobs.


  • 64-bit processor
  • Virtualbox version 4.3 or later
  • VT-x or AMD-v enabled in your BIOS (To ckeck if it is disabled: login, go to this page > Details > Virtualisation)
  • Operating System
    • Windows XP or later
    • Mac OSX 10.8 or later
    • Linux (many recent versions work)

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