How to claim Bitcoin Cash from Bitcoin Core to a full node wallet

Step 1. Important: Backup your Bitcoin Core wallet (wallet.dat file)

Step 2. Download and install the Bitcoin ABC software wallet

Step 3. Wait for the Bitcoin ABC wallet to synchronize

Step 4. Copy your Bitcoin Core wallet.dat file to Bitcoin ABC

Bitcoin ABC wallet uses the BCC ticker symbol instead of BCH. BCC is Bitcoin Cash (BCH).

Step 5. Relaunch the Bitcoin ABC wallet

Bitcoin ABC wallet uses BCC ticker symbol instead of BCH. BCC is Bitcoin Cash (BCH).

Step 6. Post-Claim Tasks

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