Technical Documentation

Welcome to Symbol’s technical documentation site, your primary source of information to integrate Symbol’s blockchain technology into your projects.

All content is accessible through the navigation menu, which is divided into the following sections:

  • Getting Started: Introductory material.
  • Guides: Step-by-step tutorials focused on use-cases.
  • Concepts: Detailed explanation of Symbol’s most important ideas.
  • References: Usage guides for Symbol’s tools and SDKs.
  • Contribute: How to contribute to this project.

Don’t know where to start? Try What is Symbol?.


Symbol’s public main network (MAINNET) has not been released yet. The network specification, documentation, and tooling presented may suffer variations before the network launch. See here the complete roadmap for the public launch: Symbol Launch Plan.