Use Blimp as Direct Storage

This page provides instructions on how to use Zus dStorage for storing files.
  1. 1.
    Sign up to Blimp and you will be redirected to Blimp homepage.
2. Click on + Create Allocation on Blimp homepage.
  1. 3.
    Click on Direct Storage and Confirm.
  1. 4.
    Provide Allocation Settings and Confirm.
  1. 5.
    Please select a blobber to host allocation by clicking on Add.
  1. 6.
    After clicking on Add the selected blobber will be shown in Preferred Blobbers.(Optional)
  1. 7.
    Scroll down and click on Confirm.
  1. 8.
    Confirm Token Amount for Storage.
  1. 8.
    Review and Confirm.
  1. 9.
    If you already have ZCN balance then you can pay from existing balance if not you can buy ZCN in exchange for ERC-20 tokens.To know how to buy ZCN see buy ZCN for storage. In this case we will pay from existing balance.
  1. 10.
    Once paid allocation will be successfully created and you should be redirected to All Files section where files uploaded to allocation will be listed. To see your allocation name available storage space, and expiry check the lower left of the app. The section is highlighted in box in screenshot below :
  1. 11.
    To upload a file to allocation click on Upload on the upper left.The button is highlighted in screenshot below.