Tutorials

1. How to Backup and Restore Your BlockBank wallet

A backup of your BlockBank wallet ensures that your assets stay protected in case of a software or hardware failure. It may also help you retrieve your assets in case your device gets lost or stolen.

The BlockBank app comes with a simple feature that you can easily use to backup as well as restore your assets. Here’s how you can do it.

How to backup your wallet

1. Log into the BlockBank app.

2. Tap the “Gear” symbol on the top right of your screen (marked in red).

3. Tap on “Backup.”

4. Enter your pin (the one you use to log into the app). Tap on OK.

5. Set a password for your backup file. Tap on OK.

6. The wallet will be backed up. The app will let you know of the file name, which in this case is “aibbwallet_20210507_1034”. A copy of the file would also be emailed to your registered e-mail ID.

Note: Keep your backup file, password, and pin in a safe place. Do not disclose them to anyone. Anyone with such sensitive information can gain access to your wallet.

How to restore your wallet

1. Log into the app and tap the “Gear” symbol on the top right of your screen (marked in red).

2. Tap on “Restore.”

3. Locate the backup file on your device which in this case is “aibbwallet_20210507_1034” and tap on it.

Note: In case you have forgotten the location of the backup file on your device, remember, a copy of the file is sent to you previously on your registered mail. You can download it from there on your device.

4. Enter the password that you had previously set to back up your wallet.

5. Enter your pin. This is your login pin for the BlockBank app.

6. That’s it. Your restoration is successful. Log in to the app again to gain access to your restored assets.

Also, refer to the video below to take a quick look at the steps involved in the backup and restoration of your BlockBank wallet.

2. How to swap your crypto directly on BlockBank

We have built a direct bridge from BlockBank to Uniswap with no need to jump from one app to another. Follow these simple steps and swap assets directly in your BlockBank wallet in a matter of minutes.

1. Log into the BlockBank app and tap on the “Swap” module.

2. You will come across the interface where you will be able to swap your crypto within seconds. Tap the top-right button marked in the white box to check out the trending coins and their liquidity, plus volume (24 hours).

3. You will find all the top tokens listed here. You can also select the asset you wish to trade directly from this interface.

4. Going back to our Swap module, choose the type of crypto you want to swap. Choose “from” & “to” crypto by tapping on the small dropdown arrow marked in red.

5. For this trade, we will be swapping ETH to BBANK. Enter the amount of ETH. You will see the equivalent number of BBANK tokens almost immediately. Check out the minimum amount received and the liquidity provider fee. Tap on Swap.

Note: You can also tap on “MAX” to swap the entire ETH balance. This will automatically take into consideration the liquidity provider fee and enter the amount accordingly.

6. Enter PIN. This is the PIN you use to log into the app.

7. You will be redirected to Etherscan where you will be able to track the status. In a matter of minutes, the swap is done.

8. Your Uniswap is successfully done and the Asset will show up in your wallet.

Please note, we use MAX gas to ensure the trade happens fast. Unused gas is credited back.

Also, refer to the short video below to understand how you can swap your crypto directly on BlockBank.

3. How to Send and Receive Funds On Your BlockBank app

BlockBank makes it easy for you to send or receive funds on the app in a few simple steps. Supported crypto include all BTC and ERC 20 coins including the likes of:

  • ETH

  • BBANK

  • LTC

  • EOS

  • WAV

  • BCHABC

  • XLM

  • Huobi HT

  • USDT

  • USDC, and more.

How to send funds through BlockBank

1. Log in to the BlockBank app.

2. Tap on Send/Receive.

3. Tap on the drop-down arrow to choose the currency you want to transfer.

4. Choose the currency. All BTC and ERC 20 assets are supported. For the sake of our explanation, we are choosing ETH.

5. Enter the wallet address and tap on “Send”. Make sure you double-check the address before sending. Crypto transactions are irreversible. Once funds are sent, they cannot be brought back to your account.

6. Enter the pin. This is the pin you use to log into the BlockBank app.

7. Your funds are sent.

How to receive funds on BlockBank

1. Log into the BlockBank app.

2. Tap on Send/Receive.

3. Tap Receive.

4. Tap on the drop-down arrow to choose the currency you want to receive.

5. Choose the currency. All BTC and ERC 20 assets are supported. For the sake of our explanation, we are choosing ETH.

6. Share the wallet address with the sender or your wallet QR code to receive funds directly in your BlockBank wallet.

Also, refer to the video below to understand how to send and receive funds on BlockBank.