Find the file in your downloads and extract it to a new directory on your computer.
On a Windows PC, double click the run.bat file.
On a Mac or Linux computer, run the run.sh file. On the command line it looks like this:
NOTE: You will need to have Java version 7 or higher installed on your computer to run the Nxt Client.
Follow the screen prompts to set up a new account and passphrase.
The included passphrase generator will create a secure twelve word passphrase and is recommended.
If you choose to create your own passphrase make sure it has at least 30 random characters and that it is not a phrase that appears in any printed material.
Copy your secret passphrase to a safe place or memorize it!
You will not be able to access your wallet again without this passphrase
No one can ever help you recover this phrase. It is your responsibility to keep it safe.
For your convenience you may tick the box to remember your passphrase during your session. Otherwise you wil be required to enter the passphrase each time you make a transaction.
To provide maximum security to your account you must include your public key in your first transaction.
Copy your Public Key from the green message banner on your dashboard and provide it to the one sending you your first Nxt.
They will need to enter this key in their transaction to your brand new account.
Use the Multigateway — a decentralized P2P NXT Exchange.
Send your NXT to your account number. Your account number begins with NXT-
It is NOT your passphrase.
Remember to never use your passphrase on these websites or anywhere else on the web.
Use the Nxt Asset Exchange to buy and sell everything you want with the network of Nxt (Colored Coins is here)!
Nxt is a perfect platform for people to build businesses upon. Create online services or other concepts to earn money with Nxt.
Visit the Nxt Forum, choose the right task for you (Writing, Design, Videos, Development, Translations...) and apply for a bounty in NXT!
Buy yourself some NXT, transfer it to your Nxt account and just keep your wallet open and online, you are forging! Forging is making the Nxt network stable and decentralized. When you are lucky, you will be able to generate a block and you will earn all the fee inside that block.
Leased Forging allows you to lease your forging balance to another Account for a limited amount of time.
Support the blockchain of Nxt by running a node. In the future it may also be possible to earn the-coin-which-name-we-dont-use...
Nxt is an innovative, one of a kind cryptocurrency with great potential for the future. Will Nxt be the Bitcoin of tomorrow? HODL!