Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

This article explains how to contribute using æternity’s customized webpage.

Where do you keep your bitcoin?

In order to own bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, you need to have a wallet. Many types of wallets exist. There are exchange wallets (in Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, etc) hardware wallets (Ledger, TREZOR, etc.), desktop wallets (so many!), mobile wallets (numerous!), paper wallets and different implementations of these same types.

Not all of those wallets entitle you to direct access to your private keys.

Strongly recommend to generated a fresh bitcoin wallet, following the steps below

Do not send bitcoins directly from exchanges, ShapeShift-like services, mixers, or any other 3rd party service that does not provide you access to private keys. Generate a fresh wallet.

1. Go to wallet.aeternity.com

There you will see stats regarding the state of the campaign — total size of contributions generated so far in bitcoin and ether, generated AE tokens, time left, bonuses, etc.

Scroll down to the “Contribute Now” button and press it.

Two. Select BTC as your contribution method

Three. Choose type of bitcoin wallet

If you are not 100% sure you are controlling your private key or seed, simply create one by selecting “Generate Fresh Wallet”.

Four. Confirm you are not an US resident and accept terms and conditions

Please read and accept by pressing the “I have read and accept…” button.

Five. Generate wallet

You will be taken to “Generate Wallet” page. Read through all the privacy warnings by pressing “Okay, I got it”

6. Write down your seed!

Write down your seed on a sheet of paper. It cannot be copy-pasted intentionally.

7. Confirm that your seed is correct by re-entering the seed words

Inject the seed words that you just copied in the correct order. If the word is correct, the box will light up in green. If you have missed a word or the system does not accept your word entry (the box will light up in crimson), simply restart the process and generate a fresh wallet. If all is OK ,press “Looks good”

8. Access your freshly generated wallet

You will see the public address of your freshly generated wallet. Send BTC to that address before continuing to the next step. Please permit at least one confirmation on the BTC network before proceeding to the next step.

If there are no confirmed transactions in your freshly generated Bitcoin wallet, you will see this message:

9. Contribute by sending from your freshly generated wallet

You must see the amount that you have send to your brand BTC wallet (of which you know the seed) under “Account Balance”.

If your balance is zero, please go back to step Three, click “Use your own wallet”, select “Mnemonic phrase” and inject the words from your seed, separated by spaces. If your seed is accepted, the contours of the box will light up in green.

You can add a message that will be included in æternity’s genesis block.

Press “Send Entire Balance”, if you want to send the entire balance of your wallet.

Ten. Press “Contribute”

11. Press “Send Transaction”

12. Confirm your contribution

This pop-up should emerge at the bottom:

How to check your contribution?

You can press the “View your transaction” link that appeared in the green box. That will geyser a bitcoin block explorer page. However, if you do it too quickly your transaction might not be instantaneously visible. If it is not, wait a bit and refresh the explorer page. Alternatively, go directly to blockchain.info and in the top right box, come in your fresh wallet address and press search. You will see your contribution transaction.

That’s it

You have contributed to the development of what will be the next big project in blockchain technology.

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

This article explains how to contribute using æternity’s customized webpage.

Where do you keep your bitcoin?

In order to own bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, you need to have a wallet. Many types of wallets exist. There are exchange wallets (in Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, etc) hardware wallets (Ledger, TREZOR, etc.), desktop wallets (so many!), mobile wallets (numerous!), paper wallets and different implementations of these same types.

Not all of those wallets entitle you to direct access to your private keys.

Strongly recommend to generated a fresh bitcoin wallet, following the steps below

Do not send bitcoins directly from exchanges, ShapeShift-like services, mixers, or any other 3rd party service that does not provide you access to private keys. Generate a fresh wallet.

1. Go to wallet.aeternity.com

There you will see stats regarding the state of the campaign — total size of contributions generated so far in bitcoin and ether, generated AE tokens, time left, bonuses, etc.

Scroll down to the “Contribute Now” button and press it.

Two. Select BTC as your contribution method

Three. Choose type of bitcoin wallet

If you are not 100% sure you are controlling your private key or seed, simply create one by selecting “Generate Fresh Wallet”.

Four. Confirm you are not an US resident and accept terms and conditions

Please read and accept by pressing the “I have read and accept…” button.

Five. Generate wallet

You will be taken to “Generate Wallet” page. Read through all the privacy warnings by pressing “Okay, I got it”

6. Write down your seed!

Write down your seed on a sheet of paper. It cannot be copy-pasted intentionally.

7. Confirm that your seed is correct by re-entering the seed words

Inject the seed words that you just copied in the correct order. If the word is correct, the box will light up in green. If you have missed a word or the system does not accept your word entry (the box will light up in crimson), simply restart the process and generate a fresh wallet. If all is OK ,press “Looks good”

8. Access your freshly generated wallet

You will see the public address of your freshly generated wallet. Send BTC to that address before continuing to the next step. Please permit at least one confirmation on the BTC network before proceeding to the next step.

If there are no confirmed transactions in your freshly generated Bitcoin wallet, you will see this message:

9. Contribute by sending from your freshly generated wallet

You must see the amount that you have send to your brand BTC wallet (of which you know the seed) under “Account Balance”.

If your balance is zero, please go back to step Trio, click “Use your own wallet”, select “Mnemonic phrase” and come in the words from your seed, separated by spaces. If your seed is accepted, the contours of the box will light up in green.

You can add a message that will be included in æternity’s genesis block.

Press “Send Entire Balance”, if you want to send the entire balance of your wallet.

Ten. Press “Contribute”

11. Press “Send Transaction”

12. Confirm your contribution

This pop-up should show up at the bottom:

How to check your contribution?

You can press the “View your transaction” link that appeared in the green box. That will stream a bitcoin block explorer page. However, if you do it too quickly your transaction might not be instantaneously visible. If it is not, wait a bit and refresh the explorer page. Alternatively, go directly to blockchain.info and in the top right box, inject your fresh wallet address and press search. You will see your contribution transaction.

That’s it

You have contributed to the development of what will be the next big project in blockchain technology.

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

This article explains how to contribute using æternity’s customized webpage.

Where do you keep your bitcoin?

In order to own bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, you need to have a wallet. Many types of wallets exist. There are exchange wallets (in Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, etc) hardware wallets (Ledger, TREZOR, etc.), desktop wallets (so many!), mobile wallets (numerous!), paper wallets and different implementations of these same types.

Not all of those wallets entitle you to direct access to your private keys.

Strongly recommend to generated a fresh bitcoin wallet, following the steps below

Do not send bitcoins directly from exchanges, ShapeShift-like services, mixers, or any other 3rd party service that does not provide you access to private keys. Generate a fresh wallet.

1. Go to wallet.aeternity.com

There you will see stats regarding the state of the campaign — total size of contributions generated so far in bitcoin and ether, generated AE tokens, time left, bonuses, etc.

Scroll down to the “Contribute Now” button and press it.

Two. Select BTC as your contribution method

Trio. Choose type of bitcoin wallet

If you are not 100% sure you are controlling your private key or seed, simply create one by selecting “Generate Fresh Wallet”.

Four. Confirm you are not an US resident and accept terms and conditions

Please read and accept by pressing the “I have read and accept…” button.

Five. Generate wallet

You will be taken to “Generate Wallet” page. Read through all the privacy warnings by pressing “Okay, I got it”

6. Write down your seed!

Write down your seed on a sheet of paper. It cannot be copy-pasted intentionally.

7. Confirm that your seed is correct by re-entering the seed words

Come in the seed words that you just copied in the correct order. If the word is correct, the box will light up in green. If you have missed a word or the system does not accept your word entry (the box will light up in crimson), simply restart the process and generate a fresh wallet. If all is OK ,press “Looks good”

8. Access your freshly generated wallet

You will see the public address of your freshly generated wallet. Send BTC to that address before continuing to the next step. Please permit at least one confirmation on the BTC network before proceeding to the next step.

If there are no confirmed transactions in your freshly generated Bitcoin wallet, you will see this message:

9. Contribute by sending from your freshly generated wallet

You must see the amount that you have send to your brand BTC wallet (of which you know the seed) under “Account Balance”.

If your balance is zero, please go back to step Trio, click “Use your own wallet”, select “Mnemonic phrase” and inject the words from your seed, separated by spaces. If your seed is accepted, the contours of the box will light up in green.

You can add a message that will be included in æternity’s genesis block.

Press “Send Entire Balance”, if you want to send the entire balance of your wallet.

Ten. Press “Contribute”

11. Press “Send Transaction”

12. Confirm your contribution

This pop-up should emerge at the bottom:

How to check your contribution?

You can press the “View your transaction” link that appeared in the green box. That will fountain a bitcoin block explorer page. However, if you do it too quickly your transaction might not be instantly visible. If it is not, wait a bit and refresh the explorer page. Alternatively, go directly to blockchain.info and in the top right box, inject your fresh wallet address and press search. You will see your contribution transaction.

That’s it

You have contributed to the development of what will be the next big project in blockchain technology.

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

This article explains how to contribute using æternity’s customized webpage.

Where do you keep your bitcoin?

In order to own bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, you need to have a wallet. Many types of wallets exist. There are exchange wallets (in Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, etc) hardware wallets (Ledger, TREZOR, etc.), desktop wallets (so many!), mobile wallets (numerous!), paper wallets and different implementations of these same types.

Not all of those wallets entitle you to direct access to your private keys.

Strongly recommend to generated a fresh bitcoin wallet, following the steps below

Do not send bitcoins directly from exchanges, ShapeShift-like services, mixers, or any other 3rd party service that does not provide you access to private keys. Generate a fresh wallet.

1. Go to wallet.aeternity.com

There you will see stats regarding the state of the campaign — total size of contributions generated so far in bitcoin and ether, generated AE tokens, time left, bonuses, etc.

Scroll down to the “Contribute Now” button and press it.

Two. Select BTC as your contribution method

Trio. Choose type of bitcoin wallet

If you are not 100% sure you are controlling your private key or seed, simply create one by selecting “Generate Fresh Wallet”.

Four. Confirm you are not an US resident and accept terms and conditions

Please read and accept by pressing the “I have read and accept…” button.

Five. Generate wallet

You will be taken to “Generate Wallet” page. Read through all the privacy warnings by pressing “Okay, I got it”

6. Write down your seed!

Write down your seed on a sheet of paper. It cannot be copy-pasted intentionally.

7. Confirm that your seed is correct by re-entering the seed words

Inject the seed words that you just copied in the correct order. If the word is correct, the box will light up in green. If you have missed a word or the system does not accept your word entry (the box will light up in crimson), simply restart the process and generate a fresh wallet. If all is OK ,press “Looks good”

8. Access your freshly generated wallet

You will see the public address of your freshly generated wallet. Send BTC to that address before continuing to the next step. Please permit at least one confirmation on the BTC network before proceeding to the next step.

If there are no confirmed transactions in your freshly generated Bitcoin wallet, you will see this message:

9. Contribute by sending from your freshly generated wallet

You must see the amount that you have send to your brand BTC wallet (of which you know the seed) under “Account Balance”.

If your balance is zero, please go back to step Trio, click “Use your own wallet”, select “Mnemonic phrase” and come in the words from your seed, separated by spaces. If your seed is accepted, the contours of the box will light up in green.

You can add a message that will be included in æternity’s genesis block.

Press “Send Entire Balance”, if you want to send the entire balance of your wallet.

Ten. Press “Contribute”

11. Press “Send Transaction”

12. Confirm your contribution

This pop-up should emerge at the bottom:

How to check your contribution?

You can press the “View your transaction” link that appeared in the green box. That will explosion a bitcoin block explorer page. However, if you do it too quickly your transaction might not be instantaneously visible. If it is not, wait a bit and refresh the explorer page. Alternatively, go directly to blockchain.info and in the top right box, inject your fresh wallet address and press search. You will see your contribution transaction.

That’s it

You have contributed to the development of what will be the next big project in blockchain technology.

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

Phase two Guide: How to Send Bitcoin to æternity’s Contribution Wallet

This article explains how to contribute using æternity’s customized webpage.

Where do you keep your bitcoin?

In order to own bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, you need to have a wallet. Many types of wallets exist. There are exchange wallets (in Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, etc) hardware wallets (Ledger, TREZOR, etc.), desktop wallets (so many!), mobile wallets (numerous!), paper wallets and different implementations of these same types.

Not all of those wallets entitle you to direct access to your private keys.

Strongly recommend to generated a fresh bitcoin wallet, following the steps below

Do not send bitcoins directly from exchanges, ShapeShift-like services, mixers, or any other 3rd party service that does not provide you access to private keys. Generate a fresh wallet.

1. Go to wallet.aeternity.com

There you will see stats regarding the state of the campaign — total size of contributions generated so far in bitcoin and ether, generated AE tokens, time left, bonuses, etc.

Scroll down to the “Contribute Now” button and press it.

Two. Select BTC as your contribution method

Three. Choose type of bitcoin wallet

If you are not 100% sure you are controlling your private key or seed, simply create one by selecting “Generate Fresh Wallet”.

Four. Confirm you are not an US resident and accept terms and conditions

Please read and accept by pressing the “I have read and accept…” button.

Five. Generate wallet

You will be taken to “Generate Wallet” page. Read through all the privacy warnings by pressing “Okay, I got it”

6. Write down your seed!

Write down your seed on a sheet of paper. It cannot be copy-pasted intentionally.

7. Confirm that your seed is correct by re-entering the seed words

Come in the seed words that you just copied in the correct order. If the word is correct, the box will light up in green. If you have missed a word or the system does not accept your word entry (the box will light up in crimson), simply restart the process and generate a fresh wallet. If all is OK ,press “Looks good”

8. Access your freshly generated wallet

You will see the public address of your freshly generated wallet. Send BTC to that address before continuing to the next step. Please permit at least one confirmation on the BTC network before proceeding to the next step.

If there are no confirmed transactions in your freshly generated Bitcoin wallet, you will see this message:

9. Contribute by sending from your freshly generated wallet

You must see the amount that you have send to your brand BTC wallet (of which you know the seed) under “Account Balance”.

If your balance is zero, please go back to step Three, click “Use your own wallet”, select “Mnemonic phrase” and inject the words from your seed, separated by spaces. If your seed is accepted, the contours of the box will light up in green.

You can add a message that will be included in æternity’s genesis block.

Press “Send Entire Balance”, if you want to send the entire balance of your wallet.

Ten. Press “Contribute”

11. Press “Send Transaction”

12. Confirm your contribution

This pop-up should show up at the bottom:

How to check your contribution?

You can press the “View your transaction” link that appeared in the green box. That will fountain a bitcoin block explorer page. However, if you do it too quickly your transaction might not be instantaneously visible. If it is not, wait a bit and refresh the explorer page. Alternatively, go directly to blockchain.info and in the top right box, inject your fresh wallet address and press search. You will see your contribution transaction.

That’s it

You have contributed to the development of what will be the next big project in blockchain technology.

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