In order to ensure that you have optimal connections to the PIVX network, here are the settings that you should have in your pivx.conf file. If you are new to crypto in general or just not that familiar with editing the configuration files, please reach out to us on one of our Support channels.
Coin Configuration File
rpcuser=long random username
rpcpassword=longer random password
For a normal wallet, if you want to go on testnet add: testnet=1