This simple article shows you how to easily obtain a fully working Bytecoin (BCN) address using web-based wallet. A wallet is an important thing in cryptocurrency world. A wallet holds all crypto money or coins or tokens and it can also generates many usable address to receive balance.
Just like Bitcoin (BTC), the Bytecoin (BCN) is also backed up with many types of wallet: web-wallet, and app-based wallet available for Mac, Windows, Linux, Android, and soon for iOS.
Installing the wallet software on your computer is safer since you hold the money. However, you will need to download all BCN blocks by syncing into its network. Yes, it consumes GBs of your drive.
Alternatively, using web wallet can be a simpler way. Follow steps below to open your first BCN wallet and generate usable address to start receiving BCN.
Why web wallet? The easiest way to store your funds. Manage your money from any device 24/7 using our web wallet.
Step 1 – Visit https://bytecoin.money/ in your browser.
Step 2 – Click the “Registration” tab.
Step 3 – Type your desired username, your email, and a password. Please make sure you use valid email address and strong password combination since you are going to deal with money here.
Step 4 – Tick the “reCaptcha” option and then click the “Register” button.
Step 5 – Upon clicking the “Register” button you will be redirected to the dashboard automatically. It looks like something like this:
How to create Bytecoin address?
Step 1 – Click the “Create Address” button.
Step 2 – The system will then automatically generate a wallet address for you. It may take a little bit longer (usually 30 seconds) so please just wait. Once done, the address will be displayed.
if you click the address, the system will automatically copy the address to clipboard.
Step 3 – Optionally, you can also generate scan-able QRCode by clicking the “Generate QR” button.
Step 4 – You can then either scan the QRcode or download it for further use in the future.
Congratulation!! You now have your own Bytecoin wallet, and welcome to Bytecoin community.
Another web-based wallet that also supports BCN is Cryptonator.com, a multi-cryptocurrency wallet. Cryptonator is an online wallet to store many currencies including but not limited to Bitcoin, Litecoin, Etherium, Dash, Ripple, Modero, and of course Bytecoin.