Welcome to Velas Blockchain User Guides
WEB & DESKTOP GUIDE FOR WALLET CREATION
This manual book contains the steps for creating the wallet at
https://wallet.velas.com. The whole process is done from our own browser or Velas Wallet App, we can use any known browser (Chrome / Firefox / Opera / Safari)
If you prefer to download the desktop version you can do it directly from GitHub, available for Windows, OSX, and Linux.
We must ensure that we are using a computer free of viruses, malware, or
any other type of software that could put at risk our funds, it is advisable to have an antivirus activated and run analyzes periodically if we use this
Once we have finished configuring the wallet, we will only be able to access from the computer itself using the PIN/Password that we have chosen, if in the future we wish to access from another computer, we will have to use our 24 recovery words to access
The wallet stores certain information in the browser that we use to allow us to access it later only with using a PIN, in case of clearing caches and cookies it is very possible that we will be forced to restore the wallet again using our 24 recovery words
- When the first time we access https://wallet.velas.com, the menu will automatically appear to choose our language, we select the one we want and in this way, we will begin the creation of the wallet
Creating a Wallet
- We need to press the ¨Create¨ button to start the creation of our wallet.
- After setting up the PIN/Password that we created earlier, we need to click
¨Setup¨ button to enter the next step.
Obtaining Recovery Phrase
- The 24 words shown on the screen are the most important part of the
process of creating our wallet, anyone with your 24 words of recovery will have full access to your account, hit the " button to continue with the
Creating Recovery Document
- It is highly recommended to create two copies of the document shown
below, writing down the 24 words by looking at your screen, a typing error can leave us without full access to our wallet. So you need to double-check it.
Confirming Recovery Phrase
- We need to confirm our recovery phrase by filling in the fields indicated, placing each word in its corresponding position.
Terms of Service
- Read the terms of service, and then click "Accept “. After that, our wallet
will be shown to us, and from this moment we will be able to start using it.
Enjoy Velas Wallet
- Multi-currency Wallet with Velas Staking functionality.