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To setup a Storage Node, you first must have Docker installed. Install Docker by following the appropriate installation guide for your OS.

Windows Docker Installation

Please, install version 2.1.0.5 if your Windows doesn’t support WSL2: https://docs.docker.com/docker-for-windows/release-notes/#docker-desktop-community-2105

All newer versions for Hyper-V have various issues, such as losing network connection as described in this thread: https://forum.storj.io/t/latest-docker-desktop-for-windows-compatibility/6045

Docker Toolbox is not supported

MacOS Docker Installation

Please, install version 2.1.0.5: https://docs.docker.com/docker-for-windows/release-notes/#docker-desktop-community-2105

All newer versions have various issues, such as losing network connection, have false disk errors and so on as described in this thread: https://forum.storj.io/t/nodes-offline-for-3-4-days-is-it-possible-to-recover/11697/16

Docker Toolbox is not supported.