This project is no longer maintained.

Please use stellar-hd-wallet. It's a command line application that generates a mnemonic seed (24 words) that derives Stellar key pairs. It's much easier to store (you can just write it down) and do not require a printer.

  1. Download stellar-hd-wallet from Stellar GitHub:
  2. Unpack a downloaded zip file.
  3. Open a terminal window and navigate to a folder where the archive was unpacked.
  4. To generate a mnemonic seed run:
    stellar-hd-wallet new
    It will display 24 words one by one. Write them your mnemonic seed and store in a safe place. Never share your words!
  5. To display Stellar key pair for your seed run:
    stellar-hd-wallet accounts