# Getting started
# Create an account
If you do not have an Orderwave account, contact us to get started. We can create your instance and get you ready to start.
# Create a user account
If you (or your company) already have an Orderwave account, but you need a user-account, contact your Orderwave administrator. If your administrator has enabled Registration for your Orderwave account, you can create your own Orderwave user-account. Simply navigate to your Orderwave URL, and click the "Register" link at the top of the page.
# About this guide
This guide uses consistent styling when referring to different object types.
|Bucket||oms/orders||A bucket is the name of object storage.|
|Navigation||Description of how to navigate to a section in Orderwave.|
|Queue||ALLOCATION||The name of a Queue in Orderwave.|
|Rule||ORDER-CANCELATION||The name of a Rule in Orderwave.|
|Tag||Tax-Lookup||A tag that something could be tagged with.|
|Automated Task||MAINTAIN-BACKORDERS||The name of an Automated Task.|