How to verify installer's integrity

For better security, you can verify the integrity of the installer you’ve downloaded to make sure it’s original and hasn’t been tampered with. In order to do so, check the SHA-512 hash of the installer by following the instructions and compare the result you got with the correct hash provided below. If the hashes don’t match, please let Nexus team know about that.

 

How to get SHA-512 hash of a file

On Windows

  1. Open Command Prompt (press Windows + R, type cmd into the textbox, then press Enter)
  2. Type this command:
    certUtil -hashfile pathToFile SHA512

    and press Enter (replace pathToFile with the path to the file that you’ve downloaded)

On MacOS (OS X) and Linux

  1. Open Terminal
  2. Type this command: shasum -a512 pathToFile and press Enter (replace pathToFile with the path to the file that you’ve downloaded)

 

SHA-512 Hashes – Nexus Wallet v1.1.0

  • Windows Installer
    5d16a0b9b2f9ec94ece02e99ad28b286b07be63becce3481651714e97499942cde859578462b988f6df962ce5d391daa4f0b32b65def04258f7d1a9b4f4a1bec
  • Windows Unpacked
    ce04e36ce39d19a4ca9c932d67fec687097fd100a2a27d14086aa81fdec2a9291958ce9b97ca42dfb2bfdce94d0673fb0c2d2084517cf6b218f676b4e05fe186
  • Mac OSX Installer
    f7dc552c28b3805fadc89f65597246d44d7ecbfa10e4962c63c29ba0db8bd85782f7ffaf3924e8d8d9f0a1def11ac2cc8abb580b20882e7b79468ea4c60d2ac1
  • Mac OSX Unpacked
    527d0ab623764ae59cb7fc9f93f495ddba085853a08c0ebaa30515af60d43d4cd7de3a99b5841b1eea22707cd50513994284ff1acab7483288698caa8a327fb7
  • Linux Deb
    56e22c2f2549a1cb80dddb746a6f5cc3762a74be089e66bbd137b69df076dbc1d0040c39c85b978e12186dd982484e04588602116a22a20bf2c862127bf0f7dd
  • Linux AppImage
    361f8dbd62095389ece3b448820dd10f9e335bce4beb2257fde389c2b24ae69ce22fbc8ed77aa1226bacd95c09ed49240bfc7efbe44c9ab5a94950c16f6eda19

PROTECTING YOUR WALLET

The Nexus Wallet is the safest place to store NXS. If coins are stored on a centralized exchange or a mining pool, then that entity has full custody. Third party custody comes with a multitude of risks. To ensure you maintain ownership, we recommend that NXS is held in a password protected (encrypted) Nexus Wallet. Nexus is a decentralized organisation and our software is licensed under an MIT/X11 open source license. You are the sole custodian of your coins, we can not help you if you lose or forget your encryption password.

WALLET FEATURES

Market Data

Transaction Details

Address Book

Sub Second Boot Time

Synchronization In 1 To 4 Hrs

Seamless Software Updates

MODULES

The Nexus Wallet provides a platform to install and create modules using APIs that will be released with Tritium, giving access to features such as Contracts, Tokens, Assets, and Decentralized Exchange. Modules can also be built using other available APIs, such as those for trading dashboards or alternative cryptocurrency wallets.

CUSTOMIZABLE SKINS

STAKING

NXS can be staked inside the Nexus Wallet with a continuous internet connection (24 hours a day, 7 days a week), providing security to the network. In return, NXS holders can earn a ‘stake rate’ between 0.5% and 3.0% per year.

PROTECTING YOUR WALLET

The Nexus Wallet is the safest place to store NXS. If coins are stored on a centralized exchange or a mining pool, then that entity has full custody. Third party custody comes with a multitude of risks. To ensure you maintain ownership, we recommend that NXS is held in a password protected (encrypted) Nexus Wallet. Nexus is a decentralized organisation and our software is licensed under an MIT/X11 open source license. You are the sole custodian of your coins, we can not help you if you lose or forget your encryption password.

WALLET FEATURES

Market Data

Transaction Details

Address Book

Sub Second Boot Time

Synchronization In 1 To 4 Hrs

Seamless Software Updates

MODULES

The Nexus Wallet provides a platform to install and create modules using APIs that will be released with Tritium, giving access to features such as Contracts, Tokens, Assets, and Decentralized Exchange. Modules can also be built using other available APIs, such as those for trading dashboards or alternative cryptocurrency wallets.

CUSTOMIZABLE SKINS

STAKING

NXS can be staked inside the Nexus Wallet with a continuous internet connection (24 hours a day, 7 days a week), providing security to the network. In return, NXS holders can earn a ‘stake rate’ between 0.5% and 3.0% per year.