Getting Help For BitcoinV Core

There are many ways to get help for BitcoinV Core, including documentation, forums, and live chatrooms.

To report an issue, please see the bug reporting page.


BitcoinV Core currently doesn’t have any cohesive or complete documentation—but we hope to improve that situation soon. For now, you can use the following resources:


BitcoinV has a wide range of communities, but the following places are the best place to ask for help using BitcoinV Core:

  • BitcoinV StackExchange is a community dedicated entirely to answering questions about BitcoinV and related technology. Many questions about BitcoinV Core can be found under the BitcoinV-Qt tag

  • BitcoinVTalk Technical Support is a sub-forum dedicated to providing help for BitcoinV Core and other BitcoinV programs.

  • /r/BitcoinVBeginners is a Reddit community for users who have questions about anything BitcoinV-related, including BitcoinV Core.


Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is the most popular way to get live online help with BitcoinV Core. When you join an IRC chatroom, you must read the topic (which is usually automatically displayed) to learn the rules for that chatroom.

  • #bitcoinv is the best place to ask general questions about BitcoinV Core.

  • #bitcoinv-mining hosts discussion about BitcoinV mining, including decentralized mining using BitcoinV Core as part of the system.

  • For more channels, please see the comprehensive listing on the BitcoinV Wiki.