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Create an Account

Configure the name of your key. The command below will set the name of your key to myWallet, run the below command and replace myWallet with a name of your choice:
AKASH_KEY_NAME=myWallet
Verify you have the shell variables set up . The below command should return the name you've used:
echo $AKASH_KEY_NAME
We now need to point Akash to where the keys are stored for your configuration. To do this we will set the AKASH_KEYRING_BACKEND environmental variable.
AKASH_KEYRING_BACKEND=os
Copy and paste this command into Terminal to create an Akash account:
provider-services keys add $AKASH_KEY_NAME
Read the output and save your mnemonic phrase is a safe place. Let's set a Shell Variable in Terminal AKASH_ACCOUNT_ADDRESS to save your account address for later.
export AKASH_ACCOUNT_ADDRESS="$(provider-services keys show $AKASH_KEY_NAME -a)"
echo $AKASH_ACCOUNT_ADDRESS
Note that if you close your Terminal window this variable will not be saved.