How do I create an FTX account?

Here are the steps to create an FTX account and link it with the FTX Exchange app in your Exodus wallet!


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How do I start using the FTX Exchange app?

In order to start using the FTX Exchange app, you will need to create an FTX account on the FTX website ( US | International), complete Level 1 Identity Verification (or above), and authorize FTX to connect to Exodus.

If you already have an FTX account, find out how to link it to Exodus here: How do I link my existing FTX account?


How do I create an FTX account?

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In your Exodus wallet, click on Install Apps.

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Locate the FTX Exchange app and click on Install.

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After installing the FTX Exchange app, click on Open.

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a) Click Sign Up, b) then click Open FTX and Sign Up. This will take you to the FTX website.

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a) On the FTX website click Sign Up. b) Enter your email address and create a unique and secure password. c) Click the Click to Verify button and carefully read the Terms of Service before clicking I Agree. d) Then click Sign Up.

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Follow the directions on the screen to set up your 2FA (two-factor authentication).
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Authorize FTX to connect to the FTX Exchange app in Exodus by clicking Authorize.

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FTX will now link your account to the FTX Exchange app in Exodus. When you are prompted by FTX asking permission to open Exodus, click Allow.

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Done! You now have an FTX account that is linked to the FTX Exchange app in your Exodus wallet.


How do I complete identity verification?

To deposit funds in your FTX portfolio and start trading in the FTX Exchange app in Exodus, you will need to complete Level 1 Identity Verification or above.

Here is a guide on how to complete identity verification in FTX.

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Go to the FTX website, then click Login. If you are already logged in please go to step 4.

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a) Enter your email address and password, then b) click Log In.

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Enter your 2FA verification code.

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Now that you are logged in to FTX, click on the gear icon in the top right corner.

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From the Settings menu, click on  Identity Verification.

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From here you can view your verification level. If your account is new it will be shown as Unverified. Click Enable Trading and Deposits.

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Select the verification type and fill out the Level 1 Identity Verification form. You will be able to deposit funds to your Exodus FTX portfolio when the form is submitted and approved. If you wish to have unlimited trading and withdrawal limits, you can continue with the Level 2 Identity Verification form.

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At any point, if you wish to change your identity verification level, you can go to the Identity Verification menu as shown in step 5.