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The Whonix-Installer is the easiest way to install Whonix on a Windows system. It requires little to no input on the user's behalf and even comes with a simple interface to start and stop the Whonix-Gateway and Whonix-Workstation. Alternatively, the VirtualBox images can be downloaded here. 
|Note: At least 8GB of free disk space is required.|
Download the Installer
Verify the Installer
It is important to check the integrity of the downloaded installer file to ensure no man-in-the-middle attack or file corruption took place (see Download Security).
|Warning: Do not continue if verification fails, otherwise infected or erroneous files might be used! The whole point of verification is to confirm file integrity.|
Launch the verifiedfile and follow the instructions. Carefully read the instructions in their entirety and make sure everything is understood.
|Note: Due to the size of Whonix and the accompanying files, this process may take up to 30 minutes.|
Start using Whonix
The user may now enjoy Whonix and all its features, either viaor Whonix for Windows, which is found on the desktop or in VirtualBox. Please note that is required to use .
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- Some users report errors when using the Whonix-Installer for Windows.
- OpenPGP is a standard for data encryption that provides cryptographic privacy and authentication through the use of keys owned by its users.