This page generates a new Monero (or Aeon, Townforge) wallet. It is self-contained and does all the necessary calculations locally. You can download this page, open the HTML file on your computer and use it to generate a wallet offline.
There are two ways to use this page:
Online: browse this page at getmonero.org/generator and generate a new wallet
Besides Monero, you can also create offline wallets for Aeon and Townforge. For what cryptocurrency are you creating a wallet?
I'm creating a wallet for
2. Generate wallet
In what language would you like your Mnemonic seed to be displayed?
You are almost done! Now you have two options:
Generate wallet: Just click on the button to create your wallet. You also have the possibility to add custom entropy (regular users can ignore it)
Generate wallet with prefix: Same as using the "Generate wallet" option, but you can generate a custom primary address.
Custom entropy for deterministic wallet (leave empty to use the browser's PRNG)
WARNING: entropy is way too low for the wallet to be secure: aim for 256 bits (about a hundred dice throws)
3. Save generated wallet
Below are the details of your generated wallet. Make sure to note down at least the mnemonic seed to maintain access to the wallet. A QR code pointing to your wallet's address is also generated.
This page can be printed to file or paper in a print-friendly format which will contain all the info below.
This is the address you give to third parties to send coins to you. It can be safely shared publicly.
Private Mnemonic seed
The mnemonic seed is a string that comprises 25 words and allows you to recreate and backup your wallet. Keep it secure and don't share it.
Private keys (optional)
The spend key and view key are the raw private keys for the
They are here for your information, since they can be recovered using the mnemonic
seed in the above box.
If you decide to keep them, keep them secure and don't share them.
This step is optional but highly recommended, as it will allow you to verify that this wallet generator hasn't been tampered in any way.
Now verify the signature of the generator. With GPG: gpg --verify wallet-generator.html.asc
If everything went ok you'll see a message like "gpg: Good signature[...]"
Made by moneromooo. Original CSS by antanst, crypto fixes by luigi111. Based on code from MyMonero. Updated and adapted for Getmonero.org by ErCiccione. Copyright notices in the source.
The original generator is in moneromooo's repository.