How do I create/import an OKX wallet?

Published Aug 24, 2023Updated Sep 11, 20235 min read

Create a new OKX wallet
Import an existing OKX wallet

Getting started on the Web

You can select Wallet on the OKX website to Connect wallet, and download the extension from Google Chrome Webstore or Firefox Browser Add-ons.
Select Wallet at the top left corner and select Connect wallet to startSelect Wallet at the top left corner and select Connect wallet to start

Getting started on App

Open the OKX official website, and Download App. You can also search OKX on the App store or Google play.
Select Download app at the top right cornerSelect Download app at the top right corner

Create a new OKX wallet

On the Web

  1. Select I don't have a wallet and Seed phrase/Hardware wallet to create one
    Note: if you're using a hardware wallet, make sure you've connected your hardware wallet before creating your wallet
    Start page for creating/importing an OKX Web3 wallet Start page for creating/importing an OKX Web3 wallet
     
  2. Set a password to protect your privacy and select Confirm to complete creating a wallet
  3. Select Back up now to view your seed phrase and keep it safe without sharing with anyone
    Select Back up now to secure your wallet Select Back up now to secure your wallet
     
  4. After you write down the seed phrase, select I've back up to verify your seed phrase and complete back up
    Write down seed phrases to complete back upWrite down seed phrases to complete back up
     

On App

  1. Select I don't have a wallet and Keyless wallet/Seed phrase/Hardware wallet to create one
    Start page for creating/importing an OKX Web3 wallet Start page for creating/importing an OKX Web3 wallet
     
  2. You can decide to enable Face ID to access your wallet, select Enable now or Maybe later
  3. Set Wallet password to protect your privacy and select Confirm to complete creating your wallet
  4. You can select Back up now to back up your wallet to iCloud or by writing down
    Select Back up now to secure your wallet Select Back up now to secure your wallet
     
  5. After you back up the seed phrase, select Done, next step to verify your seed phrase and complete back up

Import an existing OKX wallet

On the Web

  1. If it's your first time logging into OKX wallet, select I already have a wallet
    If it's your first time logging into OKX wallet, select I already have a walletIf it's your first time logging into OKX wallet, select I already have a wallet
     
  2. If you already connected an OKX wallet and would like to import another one, you can go to OKX wallet extension > Settings > Wallet management > Manage > Add wallet
    If you already connected an OKX wallet, select settings in the top right corner to add walletIf you already connected an OKX wallet, select settings in the top right corner to add wallet
     
  3. Select Seed phrase/Private key or connect your hardware wallet via bluetooth, complete the necessary information and Confirm
  4. Set a password to protect your privacy and select Confirm to complete importing
     

On App

  1. If it's your first time logging into OKX wallet, select I already have a wallet
    Start page for creating/importing an OKX Web3 wallet If it's your first time logging into OKX wallet, select I already have a wallet
     
  2. If you already connected an OKX wallet and would like to import another one, you can go to OKX wallet > User center > Basic > Wallet management > Manage > Add wallet
    Select user center at top left corner and find Wallet management under OKX walletSelect user center at top left corner and find Wallet management under OKX wallet
     
  3. You can either select Restore keyless wallet/iCloud backup/Seed phrase/Private key or connect your Hardware wallet via bluetooth to import your existing wallet, complete the necessary information and Confirm
  4. You can decide to enable Face ID to access your wallet, select Enable now or Maybe later
  5. Set wallet password to protect your privacy and select Confirm to complete importing

Note: make sure to keep your seed phrase and password safe and never share with others to avoid any losses.


If you would like to know more about how to manage your OKX wallet, you're welcome to visit here.