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 v1.2.1

  • Windows Installer
    24ccb6664f76faa85f36e5df5a61baf492a4c1e55d66716c4322de0afc85f478c83d51287cb229c9ca780e2aef785d9789e86d5ec3953baf91fc41b35d9d1226
  • Windows Unpacked
    e0baf29bb5437740ac3593d8818ad0e76a3db62543369f00ef5a54c8fef4c6d2958249610e074582f8d49861634cc45477a02eb4f233023d7825941a61aa741a
  • Mac OSX Installer
    dfe4b36e2c107650a18cc29b5d6179c9bca4fb3dda7d3e1dd720efb00467d2efe2d3a20251f9b7e04479f87f36e4f028b19b366095b3e7da6f7ca8089e059395
  • Mac OSX Unpacked
    223f8019e8a4610ebbd43ea6865ab33798fe310b5329d2f07de14e9f8b93ca572718126551be391f8d2c8d226535d25c4a349fd17a41d475a670de56786c28c3
  • Linux Deb
    c4b201909213313d97e94a0ba78ead4a9f29ec6dac99515b474662fd6e7b2d8a92db19035cd59da8ddc8142b1141fa0c29fb710cba717f8d3867322d3c42a2bb
  • Linux AppImage
    40751b3186d20afe24e87d8b3377b0c388e1fb36b9762c609f780f9668f1b5c1e54da9e1283aa37676c51ca4797b194903a131a47eb9e21a4a40f14c40a18535
  • Linux Snap
    dd6b5a4993e7aa9a6014148bfbb022074a59a89ed058d80ecdd0bf365dc79311e0962a00dc4c7e9a8b608b62775d932d6a6986ddae6e53f3ec456a11946f8534

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.