Academy Beginners Tutorial Article

How to Register an Account on OKEx

2019.11.22 limin.zhang

It’s so simple, that within just a few minutes you can be up and running with your own OKEx customer account tailored towards your experience of using cryptocurrency, whether you’re new to investing or a veteran trader.

To help you set up an account we have produced the below guide on registering an account with OKEx.

How to register an account on OKEx?

Before you start, make sure you have your email inbox open in another window. This will help speed up the process. More on this in a moment.

Now, navigate to the OKEx home page at

Head to the top right of the screen and click the ‘Sign Up’ button.

Doing so will open up a ‘Sign Up’ window on your screen. Move your mouse to the ‘Email’ field select it, and enter your email address.

As soon as you do this you will notice the ‘Get Code’ button just below and to the right of the ‘Email’ field will turn a solid blue color, indicating you can now click it.

Click this and you will automatically be sent a six-digit number to the email address you entered earlier.

The system will give you 60 seconds to retrieve the number and enter it into the ‘Input Verification Code’ field.

Now, it’s time to navigate to your email inbox.

You should very shortly see an automated message from OKEx servers appear in your unread messages.

This message contains your six-digit verification code.

Make a note of the verification code, or alternatively you can copy it by highlighting the number, right clicking and selecting ‘copy’ with your mouse, or highlighting the number and pressing ‘Ctrl-C’ on your computer keyboard.

Navigate back to the window containing the OKEx ‘Sign Up’ screen and input the six-digit verification code in the ‘Input Verification Code’ field.

You can also paste it in by selecting the field, right clicking your mouse and choosing paste, or by pressing ‘Ctrl-V’ on your keyboard.

Once you have inputted the code you will be asked to provide a secure and safe password for your account.

Please enter your password in the ‘Password’ field.

Remember to use a combination of numbers, letters, symbols and lower and upper case text for your password, and choose a phrase you find easy to remember.

Remember, keep your password safe and never share it with anyone, including people claiming to work for OKEx.

Once you have chosen and entered your password you will be prompted to confirm it by entering it a second time in the ‘Confirm Password’ field.

Once you have done this and the system recognizes that both passwords are the same you can move on to the final stage.

Navigate your mouse pointer to the small check box to the bottom left of the ‘Confirm Password’ field.

Click it and a tick will be placed in the box, confirming that you have read and understood OKEx’s Terms of Service.

Once the box is checked, the large blue ‘Sign Up’ button below will be highlighted in blue, indicating that you can now select it.

Click the large blue ‘Sign Up’ button to complete the process. You have now successfully registered an account with OKEx.

To confirm your registration you will be sent an automated email to your inbox confirming the process was successfully completed.

Upon your first visit to the OKEx platform as a newly registered user, you will have the option to choose whether you are new or are experienced in cryptocurrency trading.

Select the blue highlighted button that applies to you.

You are now ready to begin your experience of trading and using the OKEx trading platform, one of the biggest and best digital asset exchanges globally.