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Creating a DID on Veres One

This quick Developer Guide will walk you through creating a decentralized identifier using command line tools.


Install did-client

Install the Decentralized Identifier client by running the following command:

> mkdir did-client
> cd did-client
> npm install did-client

Generate a Decentralized Identifier

Generate a Decentralized Identifier on the Veres One Testnet by running the following command:

> ./node_modules/did-client/did generate --register

Once the command above runs, you will have a new Decentralized Identifier. Information related to your Decentralized Identifier will be stored in the following directory:

> ls $HOME/.testdid/