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How To Create A Wallet

Goal

Create a keosd wallet.

Before you begin

  • Install the currently supported version of cleos
  • Understand the following:

Steps

Create a wallet and save the password to a file:
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$ cleos wallet create --file password.pwd
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This should produce similar output as below. Note the wallet is named default if no name is provided.
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Creating wallet: default
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Save password to use in the future to unlock this wallet.
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Without password imported keys will not be retrievable.
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saving password to password.pwd
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Alternatively, you can name a wallet with -n option:
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$ cleos wallet create -n named_wallet -f passwd
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You should see something like the output below:
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Creating wallet: named_wallet
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Save password to use in the future to unlock this wallet.
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Without password imported keys will not be retrievable.
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saving password to passwd
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