Tag: Proton Wallet

New on Proton – Protect Your Identity

New on Proton – Protect Your Identity

We’ve created a way for you to protect your identity on the Proton blockchain, making a way for you to stay private on the world’s most capable blockchain.

Proton Wallet available for download on the iOS App Store

Proton Wallet available for download on the iOS App Store

We’re thrilled to announce that the Proton Wallet is now available to download from the iOS App Store! This app allows you to participate directly in the Proton ecosystem by staking XPR, earning block rewards, voting for block producers, and so much more.  Users can...

Securing Elections with Proton – Free, Fast, and Fair

Securing Elections with Proton – Free, Fast, and Fair

Voting is a fundamental part of every democracy, and for good reason: the idea that the people have the ability to choose their leaders is powerful. Few other systems of government allow the people to have this sort of direct influence over the course of their nation,...

Proton Wallet deep dive with Jacob Davis & Syed Jafri

Proton Wallet deep dive with Jacob Davis & Syed Jafri

Jacob Davis, our CTO, and Syed Jafri, our VP of blockchain, are taking a deep dive into the Proton Wallet. They'll explain how to create your Proton account, how to backup your private key, and why it's crucial. They also cover how to stake, unstake, claim rewards,...

How do I swap tokens to wrapped Proton tokens in the Proton Wallet?

How do I swap tokens to wrapped Proton tokens in the Proton Wallet?

Current supported swappable tokens: ETH, wBTC, TUSD, MTL, XPR. Requirements: You need an Ethereum wallet that is supported by WalletConnect, check the supported wallets here. If you use Trust Wallet, make sure to open an incognito tab in your browser. If you have...

How do I contact support in the Proton Wallet?

How do I contact support in the Proton Wallet?

Step 1: Tap on your profile picture. Step 2: Tap on ‘Support & Feedback’. Step 3: Give a detailed description of the issue you’re having. Or leave a feedback note. Step 4: Tap on the blue arrow facing up to send an email to our helpdesk. Step 5: A support agent...

How do I reset my password in the Proton Wallet?

How do I reset my password in the Proton Wallet?

Step 1: You need to be logged out in order to be able to reset your password. Tap on ‘Login’. Step 2: Enter your email address. Step 3: Tap on the ‘Forgot password’ link. Step 4: An email with a verification code will be sent to your email address. Step 5: Enter the 6...

How do I change my display name in the Proton Wallet?

How do I change my display name in the Proton Wallet?

Note: you can’t change your Proton @username, only your display name. Step 1: Tap on your profile picture. Step 2: Tap on ‘Profile Settings’. Step 3: Tap on your display name to make changes.  Step 4: Tap on ‘Save’ to save your new display name.

How do I change my profile picture in the Proton Wallet?

How do I change my profile picture in the Proton Wallet?

Step 1: Tap on your profile picture. Step 2: Tap on ‘Profile Settings’. Step 3: Tap on the camera icon on the profile picture. Step 4: Select a picture. Step 5: Tap on ‘Choose’. Step 6: Your profile picture has been added!

How do I claim staking rewards in the Proton Wallet?

How do I claim staking rewards in the Proton Wallet?

Note: in order to be able to claim staking rewards, you will need to stake and vote for block producers first. Check out our how do I stake XPR guide for more information. You're then eligible to claim staking rewards every 24 hours. Guide for iOS: Step 1: Tap on...

How do I unstake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

How do I unstake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

Note: When you unstake XPR, it will be held for 14 days before your XPR will be returned to your account. You will not receive rewards during the 14-day unstaking period. Guide for iOS: Step 1: Tap on Proton (XPR) under ‘My Assets’ on the dashboard. Step 2: Tap on the...

How do I stake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

How do I stake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

Note: You can only stake with the XPR (mainnet) and not the Ethereum based XPR (ETH) token, since staking and voting occurs on the Proton blockchain. Check out our swapping guides for Android and iOS to swap XPR (ETH) for XPR. Check out the Proton governance page to...

How do I backup my private key in the Proton Wallet?

How do I backup my private key in the Proton Wallet?

Important: We can’t recover your private key for you. If you lose it, you won’t be able to make any transactions with your wallet. Step 1: Tap on your profile picture. Step 2: Tap on ‘Backup Key’. Step 3: Tap on the ‘Copy to pasteboard’ button to copy your private...

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

We’re excited to announce that Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android! Hyper-focused on Proton’s blockchain, this app is a powerful way to interact with Proton. Proton is a new blockchain capable of up to 4,000 transactions per second, with...

How do I swap XPR (ETH) to XPR on Android?

How do I swap XPR (ETH) to XPR on Android?

Requirements: You need an Ethereum wallet that is supported by WalletConnect, check the supported wallets here. The Ethereum wallet needs to be a mobile wallet, as currently only a single device is supported for Android through the Bloks.io integration. Trust Wallet...

How do I swap XPR (ETH) to XPR on iOS?

How do I swap XPR (ETH) to XPR on iOS?

Requirements: You need an Ethereum wallet that is supported by WalletConnect, check the supported wallets here. Trust Wallet has XPR (ETH) listed by default. If you use Trust Wallet, make sure to open an incognito tab in your browser. If you have XPR (ETH) in a...

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Have you ever thought how crazy it is that our user name also functions as our password in the traditional world of finance? Literally, our debit and credit card numbers are both the user name and the password combined into one string to our bank account. It’s funny...