Collecting your free Bitcoin Gold ($BTG) coins with Coinomi
Collecting your (free) Bitcoin Gold ($BTG) coins with Coinomi will be super effortless.
Please note that you won’t be able to rechtsvordering your $BTG or make any valid transactions with your $BTG wallet before the BitcoinGold network’s launch at the commence of November. Please consultatie this official BitcoinGold verbinding for more information on current development and dates. After the coin decently launches, your $BTG wallet will showcase up inwards your Coinomi and will be fully functional.
The $BTC blockchain snapshot took place on block 491406, which wasgoed mined on October 24th 2018, a day earlier than expected. If you had Bitcoins ter your Coinomi wallet before block 491407, you will receive your BitcoinGold after the scheduled launch simply by following the very first set of instructions below.
Update your wallet
Very first, please make sure that you have Coinomi Wallet’s latest version installed. If not, please open your Play Store app, click on the top left spijskaart, select “My apps &, games” and then click on the “Update” button next to “Coinomi Wallet”.
The BitcoinGold wallet will be enabled after the coin launch, so you can’t see or add it just yet
Now open your wallet, click on the top left menukaart, then klapper the “+ COINS” button ter the button and select “BitcoinGold” from the mind-blowing list of Coinomi’s 86 supported coins and 214 tokens.
A pop-up dialogue will emerge, asking if BitcoinGold should be added. Kasstuk the “ADVANCED SETTINGS” button. If you clicked “Add” instead you need to delete your BitcoinGold wallet and add a fresh one. Ter the “Derivation Path” please come in:
Please note that the characters before “H” are zeroes and not O’s.
Hint: If you have more than one Bitcoin wallets te your Coinomi and want to voorwaarde the omschrijving BTG you will have to repeat the above process, substituting each time the last zero with the (zero-based) account index, so for the 2nd wallet this would be M/44H/0H/1H, for the third wallet it would be M/44H/0H/2H, and so forward.
That’s it! Your $BTG wallet is now ready!
Other wallets/providers/paper wallets
If you had Bitcoins te some other provider where you control the private keys, you can still voorkeur BTG with Coinomi by following thesis instructions once the coin launches: https://coinomi.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/articles/29000016909-i-didn-t-have-btc-in-coinomi-at-the-time-of-the-snapshot-how-do-i-claim-btg- Note that te this case, the BTG wallet SHOULD NOT have an altered path. (Leave default settings)
What about my BTC
You can spend or stir out your Bitcoins now, albeit Coinomi wallet is one of the safest places to keep them during forks. Unlike Exchanges, Coinomi cannot go down, wij don’t hold your coins, you do (the private keys stay with you at all times).
If you need assistance, our 24/7 Support is always there to point you towards the right direction and help you resolve any kwestie that might arise.