An Alias is a string between 4 and 30 characters long consisting of lowercase Latin letters, digits and symbols. It is possible to specify aliases instead of full address for asset transfers and leasing transactions. The cost is limited to 0.001 WAVES (the Tx fee).
The following characters are allowed in the alias name:
- lowercase Latin letters
Please remember, created alias cannot be changed and removed from the Waves address.
The creation of an Alias is very straightforward;
Login to your Waves account.
At the top right corner click on the Account avatar and click on the Aliases.
The following windows will appear, then click on the Create new.
Choose an Alias. After you have done it, just click on the Create new again to complete the process.
Your Alias should be ready to use as from the next block update.
See more articles in the Account Management chapter.