BTC.com Wallet Guide

Wallet Provider: BTC.com

Compatible Operating Systems: Windows, Mac OS, Android & IOS.

Description: BTC.com is a widely considered to be an easy to use and popular block explorer, mining pool, highly Secure mobile and web wallet. Their interface is easy to use and set-up, as well as offering many security measures like 2FA Authentication. There is a large amount of information and resources available, users can rest assured BTC.com will provide ongoing support. Wallet addresses are prominently displayed ensuring ease of use when sending and receiving Digital Assets. New wallet addresses are created each time for added security and privacy.

Supported Cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin (BTC) & Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

This guide will explain how to register and set up a Bitcoin wallet with BTC.com. You will also be able to make a purchase and have coins sent to you.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties, please contact info@bcbitcoin.co.uk and our team will be available to help.

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Last Updated: 20.07.2020


Step 1: Register with BTC.com

Go to BTC.com using the official link: https://wallet.btc.com/#/setup/register

Enter your Email Address and Set a Strong Password. After you agree to the terms of service displayed, Click Create New Wallet and confirm your password.


Step 2: Create A Wallet Back Up

Now a wallet has been created, make sure to Download the Wallet Back Up information displayed. This information enables you to gain emergency access to your wallet and recover any Bitcoin.

It is important you keep this information secure and do not share this with anyone as your risk losing your Bitcoin.

Once the Wallet Backup information has been securely saved and/or printed click continue.


Step 3: Secure the wallet (Optional)

It is advised to complete the recommended additional security measures: Email Verification and 2 Factor Authentication (2FA) for enhanced security.

Go to Settings and click Verify your email. An email will be sent to your inbox by BTC.com, click the link and your email will be verified to your account.

Download Google or Microsoft Authenticator on your Mobile Device. Enable 2 Factor Authentication and follow the set up. Each time you log in a code will be generated to grant access to your account.

With these Security Features Enabled, your wallet is now secure and ready to receive Bitcoin.


Step 4: Copy the Receive Address

Within your wallet on the left-hand side click “Receive” to generate a Bitcoin wallet address. It will be located at the top the page appears similar to this:

Bitcoin Address: 3GGVktUc8K8pt1byJC5BpMWj6XbK4mJtnx

If you are new to Cryptocurrency and are not completely sure do not worry. We check all Wallet Addresses provided by customers on the public blockchain. This is to ensure they are valid, and coins will always arrive safely.

Highlight the entire length of the Bitcoin Address and right-click copy. Make sure all of values have been selected and copied.

Please note that the wallet will change each time to protect your privacy and is a built-in feature of the wallet.

The wallets created are valid forever and will always appear in your account. You can view all the Bitcoin Wallets associated with your account by clicking My Addresses.

You will need to copy this address over to our website if you would like to place an order to Buy Bitcoin.


Step 5: Have Bitcoin Sent to your Wallet

In a new tab navigate over to our website and click Buy Coins or use the link: https://www.bcbitcoin.co.uk/buy/

Here you will be able to place an order for Bitcoin (BTC) in GBP or EUR via bank transfer and credit/debit card. You will then be able to paste your wallet address into the “Your wallet address” section.

Once you have doubled checked your order and wallet information click “next step” to continue.

We check all wallet addresses on the public blockchain to ensure they are valid wallet addresses.

If you are still unsure, please email/call us and we will be pleased to assist you.

You can purchase Bitcoin and many other Digital Currencies through our platform. Coins purchased will be sent directly to the wallet address you provide with the order.

If you have not registered an account, you can do so using the link: https://www.bcbitcoin.co.uk/login/?register=1


BTC.com Wallet Overview

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Advantages: 

  • An easier wallet to use, with a simple step-by-step process to set up.
  • Extra layer of security available through 2-Factor Authentication and email verification. 
  • Added privacy Feature as new wallet addresses are created each time. 
  • Available online, meaning downloading an application is not necessary.

Disadvantages:

  • Unable to hold more than 2 Cryptocurrencies. 
  • No official support from the wallet provider themselves.

Conclusion

BTC.com wallet is one of the first widely adopted wallets for Bitcoin (BTC) and is simple and easy to use for anyone looking to send, receive or store Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). The additional layer of security provided with 2-factor Authentication, is not something you typically find with wallets and makes this one unique.

It is easy to access via any search engine, as well as having mobile applications available for both Android and IOS. Currently, you are unable to get a desktop application.

Thank you for using our wallet guide. Please check out our other content, news articles and social media. If you have any questions, please contact info@bcbitcoin.co.uk and our team will be pleased to help you.


Additional BTC.com Resources

BTC.com Social Media: https://twitter.com/btccom_official

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