Are you ready to step into the world of digital currencies? Creating a new wallet on your browser is the first step towards securing your crypto assets. Follow these straightforward instructions to set up your wallet seamlessly.
• Visit the Official Website
Open your browser and navigate to the official Phantom website by typing in the
• Initialize the Process
Once the website is loaded, the Phantom start-up interface will grace your screen. If you are a newcomer to the platform, opt for the “Create New Wallet” option.
•Setting Up Your Wallet
Create a robust and unique password for your new wallet. This ensures the utmost security for your digital assets.
•Restoring Existing Wallets
If you’re a returning user, choose the “I already have a wallet” option. Input your seed phrase accurately to restore your previous wallets.
• Secure Password Entry
After entering your password, click on the “Continue” button to proceed with the setup process.
• Protect Your Secret Recovery Phrase
A crucial step in this process is storing your “Secret Recovery Phrase” in a safe and confidential location. This phrase is your lifeline to wallet recovery, so treat it with the utmost care.
• Guarding Your Information
Remember, the Phantom team will never ask for your account information. Be cautious and never share your information with anyone.
• Emphasizing Security
Anyone with access to your Secret Recovery Phrase gains control over your funds. Safeguard it as you would your most valuable possession.
• Integration with 1Password
Exciting news! We now offer integration with 1Password, providing you with a secure storage option for your Secret Recovery Phrase.
• Moving Forward
Once your wallet is safeguarded, select “Continue” to proceed.
• Navigating the Interface
At this point, you should find yourself on the final onboarding step. Locate the Phantom icon on your browser’s toolbar.
• Chrome Users, Take Note
For Chrome users, the icon will be situated in the top-right corner of your browser. If it’s not immediately visible, look for a “puzzle piece” icon, which grants access to your installed extensions. Among these, you’ll find Phantom. To make it more accessible, click on the “pin icon.”
Creating a New Wallet on Mobile App
If you prefer managing your crypto on the go, the Phantom mobile app provides a user-friendly solution. Here’s a step-by-step guide to setting up your wallet.
• App Marketplace Access
To begin, visit https://phantom.app/download and choose the app marketplace that corresponds to your device type – iOS or Android.
• Navigating to the App Store
Upon selection, you will be redirected to the appropriate app store. Follow the prompts to download and install the Phantom app on your device.
• App Installation and Launch
Once the installation is complete, open the app to initiate the setup process.
• New User Setup
For new users, selecting “Create a new wallet” will set you on the path to establishing your crypto storage.
• Device Authentication
Enhance the security of your wallet by enabling device authentication. This additional layer of protection prevents unauthorized access.
• Returning User Setup
If you are a returning user, opt for the “I already have a wallet” option. Restore your wallets by entering your seed phrase accurately.
• Safeguard Your Recovery Phrase
As before, ensure your “Secret Recovery Phrase” is stored in a secure location. This phrase remains your sole means of wallet recovery.
• Security Reminders
Rest assured, the Phantom team does not have access to your seed phrase, nor will they ever solicit your account information.
• Exercising Caution
Sharing your seed phrase compromises your wallet’s security. Keep it confidential to maintain control over your funds.
• Real-time Updates
Stay informed about wallet activity by enabling notifications. These can be customized in the Settings menu under Notifications.