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Before you proceed
  • Looking for the Aptos Incentivized Testnet-2 (AIT-2) program? Click here.
  • Read Aptos Blockchain Deployments for the differences between deploying for a local testnet, for the Aptos devnet and for the Aptos incentivized testnet.

This section contains the guides for the Aptos nodes. Topics covered include how to install and manage Aptos nodes.

For the Aptos devnet

Validator for the Aptos devnet

Make sure to first check the Node Requirements. Pick your preferred installation method from below:

FullNode for the Aptos devnet

Pick your preferred FullNode installation method from below:

Go to FullNode home >

For a local testnet

Validator for a local testnet

Using Aptos source or Docker.