Visit trezor.io/start:Open your web browser and head to trezor.io/start. This is your point of entry into the setup process for your Trezor hardware wallet.
Choose Your Device:Trezor offers different models, each catering to specific needs. Select your Trezor device model to proceed.
Download Trezor Bridge:To establish a connection between your Trezor device and the browser, you'll need to download Trezor Bridge—a secure communication software. Follow the on-screen prompts to install it on your computer.
Connect Your Trezor:Once Trezor Bridge is installed, connect your Trezor device to your computer using the provided USB cable. Ensure thedevice's firmware is up to date; if not, you'll be prompted to update it.
Create a New Wallet or Recover One:If this is your first Trezor wallet, you'll create a new one. Set a strong PIN, which acts as an additional layer of security. If you're recovering an existing wallet, follow the prompts to input your recovery seed.
Backup Your Recovery Seed:Your recovery seed is the key to accessing your funds if your Trezor is lost or damaged. Write down the 24-word recovery seed and keep it in a safe, offline place. Never share this seed with anyone.
Confirm Your Recovery Seed:Trezor will ask you to confirm random words from your recovery seed. This ensures you've accurately noted down your seed.
Set Up a Label:Assign a label to your Trezor device for easy identification within the Trezor Wallet interface.
Install Trezor Wallet:To manage your assets, install the Trezor Wallet software on your computer. This allows you to view balances, send, and receive cryptocurrencies securely.