Desktop wallets

User's guide to using desktop wallets Tkeycoin Core

Security

The security of your wallet and your funds is always in Your hands. Use methods of protection, follow the recommendations, but not limited to them: 1. Always keep multiple backups of wallet.dat ,...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

Desktop wallet — Tkeycoin Core

Check out our Desktop apps for Mac, Windows, and Linux. Become part of a decentralized network. Start mining TKEY cryptocurrency and make transfers around the world right now. System...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

General

What is Tkeycoin Core wallet?

Tkeycoin-Qt (Tkeycoin GUI)  is a graphical wallet application that can accept and send transfers and is also a full node (node) of the Tkeycoin network. QT is a GUI UI framework and cross-platform application for developers created using the C++...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

Tkeycoin Core install package

When you install the system Tkeycoin you get 3 programs: 1. Tkeycoin-Qt (Tkeycoin GUI) is a graphical wallet application that can accept and send transfers and is also a full node of the Tkeycoin network. Even if the program Tkeycoin-Qt is not...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

Installing a local Tkeycoin Core wallet

Installing Tkeycoin Core wallet on Windows

Note: For the local Tkeycoin wallet to work correctly on Windows,  Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015 must be installed on your PC. Inside the installer you will find a link to download this package. Recall that you are downloading...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Installing Tkeycoin Core wallet on macOS

By default, all downloaded files are located in the Downloads folder. Moving the application to the Applications folder will allow it to start correctly. 1. Transfer/copy the i nstallation fil e TKeycoin-Qt-x.x.x.x.dmg to applications folder 2....

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Installing Tkeycoin Core wallet on Linux

Installation via the terminal: 1. Launch “ Terminal ” using the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Alt + T ; 2. Go to the directory where the installer file is located: cd ./Downloads 2. Run the installation command: sudo apt-get install...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Installing Tkeycoin Core wallet on Linux Server

Connect to the server via ssh and execute commands: wget https://tkeycoin.com/tkeycoin-x.x.x.deb sudo apt-get install ./tkeycoin-x.x.x.deb tkeycoind start where, x.x.x is the version number of the application, for example, tkeycoin-1.1.6.deb...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 23 days ago

Errors when installing and running Tkeycoin Core

Windows 10: Version 1.1.5 is not installed

If you are using Windows 7/8, use the following instructions: Windows 7/8: Problem installing 1.1.5 To solve the problem with installing the app on Windows 10 — you need to follow the steps with the PATH parameter: Actions are performed in...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows 7/8: Problem installing 1.1.5

Note: 1. Always use the latest version of Windows packages — Update your Windows operating system to the latest service pack; 2. Before installing, include the installer in the list of firewall exceptions; Process for solving a problem with...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: Error initializing postgres database system

1. Update your Windows operating system to the latest service pack: Windows 7 : Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 (KB976932) Windows 8: Open the Windows update. Settings — Change computer settings — Update and...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: Error Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015

Error 0x80070666 This error occurs if you already have Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 or another version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 installed on your PC. 1. Uninstall the version already installed on Your computer; 2. Install Visual C++...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: How to add the installer to the firewall exception list

1.  Open the Start menu and start typing the word defender on the keyboard, in the results found, click Windows Defender firewall , this will open the necessary snap-in. 2. Open the Allow interaction with an application or component in the...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: Error downloading postgres: resoliving hostname

The application cannot download additional PostgresSQL packages: 1. Make sure that you are connected to the Internet when the problem occurs and that there are no connection problems; 2. Some antivirus programs may block programs, so make the...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: Failed to install or uninstall Tkeycoin Core

If you have a crash while installing the application, please send it to  support@tkeycoin.com  us file install.log . The installation log (install.log) is saved by default in the folder where you run the installation of Tkeycoin. If you have a...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Windows: How to disable the Postgres for TkeyCoin service

Disabling the service may be necessary to delete the \Tkeycoin folder in the \Program Files directory. To delete the \Tkeycoin folder in the \Program Files directory - you need to do the following:  1. Disable the service: Postgres for TkeyCoin ;...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

macOS: Can't open DB: FATAL: role "tkeycoin'' does not exist

If you run the Tkeycoin Core app on macOS, you see the following notification: EXCEPTION: St13runtime_error Can't open DB: FATAL: role "tkeycoin'' does not exist To correct the error, follow the instructions: 1. Stop the application; 2. Run ...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Error TkeyCoin Core will not work properly

If, when you launch the Tkeycoin Core app, you see the following notification: Please check that your computer's date and time are correct! If your clock is wrong, TkeyCoin will not work properly. Then, you need to set the automatic time zone on...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

Error initializing block database

If, when you start the application, you see the following error: Error initializing block database Then, there are several ways to solve it: 1. Uninstall and reinstall the app: How to reinstall wallet on Windows How to reinstall wallet on macOS...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

How to reinstall Tkeycoin Core

How to reinstall Tkeycoin Core on Windows

1. Uninstall the application through " Control Panel " — " Uninstall programs ". For ease of search, in the " Uninstall programs" window, sort the programs by "installation date". 2. Download the new installer from the official website; 3....

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 12 days ago

How to reinstall Tkeycoin Core on macOS

1. Stop the application; 2. Run uninstall_DB ; 3. Install according to the instructions for installing the application. Installing Tkeycoin Core wallet on macOS

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

How to reinstall Tkeycoin Core wallet on Linux

1. Close the application; 2. In the terminal, run the command to reinstall automatically: sudo apt-get install --reinstall ./tkeycoin-x.x.x.deb If you want to completely remove Tkeycoin Core, then use the command: sudo apt-get purge tkeycoin...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Tkeycoin Core wallet encryption

Tkeycoin Core wallet encryption

1. Go to Settings — " Encrypt wallet "; 2. Next, set a strong password for your wallet. Be sure to write down your password so that You can have access to Your wallet. Remember that TKEY DMCC cannot recover your password, so be sure to make...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to decrypt tkeycoin wallet

If your wallet is encrypted, unlock it by entering a specialized command in the console. 1. Go to " Help " — " Debug Window " — " Console "; 2. In the window at the bottom of the screen after the arrow " > " type the following command and press "...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 23 days ago

How to receive and send Tkeycoin

The balance of the Tkeycoin wallet

The wallet balance is the sum of the balances of all your public addresses. From the blockchain, your address is not linked in any way. In this case, they are combined in the Tkeycoin GUI (full node). Funds in the tkeycoin wallet are not shuffled...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How do I know my wallet address?

The easiest way for You to do this is through the " Payment Request " in the graphics client: ⁃ The Button " Receive "; ⁃ Next, " Request payment "; ⁃ The button " Copy Address "; All the addresses that you have created are displayed here. To...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to send or receive Tkeycoin?

To send funds from the wallet you need a public  tkeycoin-address  (Address) of the recipient.  To receive funds, you must provide your public tkeycoin-address (Address) to the sender. Follow the instructions below to send funds from your wallet:...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Address management in Tkeycoin Core

Why do Tkeycoin addresses change?

Our wallet is built based on HD (or hierarchical deterministics), a privacy-oriented method of address generation and management. Each public address of your wallet is generated from your wallet's xPub (or extended public key). Once your public...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

What is the "Label" required for ?

In the " Receive " menu you will see the " Requested Payment History ", it displays all the addresses you have created. Before clicking " Request paymen t ", you can always put a " Label ". Set the " label " of the wallet, such as " Mining " or "...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to view all the generated addresses and balances on them?

In Tkeycoin Core, go to the " Help " menu — "Debug window " — " Console ", then enter the command: listaddressgroupings After entering the command, you will see the result for each of the tkeycoin addresses. This command shows all addresses in...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 23 days ago

How do I select the address from which I want to make a transaction?

It is impossible to choose an address — this is done to ensure the anonymity and confidentiality of your funds, the blockchain works differently than a Bank account. Wallet Balance is the sum of the balances of all your public addresses. From the...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Full node (Tkeycoin Core)

What is a full node TKEY?

A full node is any computer connected to the blockchain network 24/7 and fully synchronized with it. You no longer need to trust a financial institution such as a bank or any other financial institution. You just run the software on your computer....

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

What does a full node do?

1. Stores the full version of the entire blockchain; 2. Provides blockchain data to new nodes that synchronize with the network; 3. Transfers data of new transactions in the network; 4. Assists in reproducing transactions from users ← → miners to...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

What are peers in Tkeycoin Core?

Peer  — peer member (user) of the network, providing services to other members of the peer-to-peer network and using their services. When you use the Tkeycoin GUI, you connect to an extensive network of other users also working with the Tkeycoin...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to increase the speed of synchronization with the network?

You can recommend increasing the speed of the Internet connection, but it does not always help. The fact that the download itself is at a low pace and does not fully use the potential of the Internet connection. At first, the program can indicate...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Outgoing and incoming connections Tkeycoin Core

Initially, Tkeycoin GUI creates initiating connections to the servers registered in the Protocol as the main ones. From these servers, it receives addresses of nodes to which this node can join. In turn, the nodes to which the connection occurred...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Tkeycoin Transactions

How do transactions occur on the TKEY blockchain?

Blockchain uses terms such as an input — a record of the address from which cryptocurrencies were received; and Output — the address to which cryptocurrencies were sent. A transaction contains 3 data types: Input — record of what address tkeycoin...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

What is the change to the TKEY blockchain?

Let's look at the concept of the change in a simple example: You have 300 TKEY on your Tkeycoin GUI balance. You have made a transaction to Your friend in the amount of 100 TKEY. Now yours is 200 TKEY, but if you open the "blockchain explorer",...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

How to choose an address to the change Tkeycoin?

First, familiarize yourself with the concept of the change in the TKEY blockchain? For some users, transaction anonymity plays a small role, so the user does not need the function of automatically generating public addresses to receive a change....

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

The transaction remained in mempool

Getting a transaction in mempool is possible in the blockchain. Each new transaction that has received network approval gets to mempool, where it waits for miners to confirm. When a miner takes a transaction to include it in the next block, it...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

Safety of funds

5 easy steps to securely protect your funds

How to securely save Tkeycoin? 1. Generate a  tkeycoin-address  on which you plan to store most of the funds; 2. Get the  private key  for this public address; 3. Copy it and save it securely on a USB-drives, or copy/print to paper. No one except...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

What is WIF?

WIF (wallet import format) is a private (private) key in the WIF format using base58check encoding, which corresponds to exactly 1 (one) address in the TKEY blockchain. WIF ensures that it will always match the same address, no matter what program...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

What is wallet.dat?

wallet.dat is an encrypted key that stores all the information about your tkeycoin addresses. How to save wallet.dat (backup wallet.dat) How to find wallet.dat on my computer? I made a backup of wallet.dat, what to do with it? How to transfer it?...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

WIF or wallet.dat. What are the differences?

To understand, you must first understand what it is and consider it with examples: 1. You installed a local wallet, the wallet.dat file was automatically generated. It stores all the information about your addresses and funds on them. This is your...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

How to get a new private WIF key?

I want to get a new WIF for tkeycoin address 1. Go to the " Help " menu - " Debug window ", in the " Debug window " go to the " Console " section; 2. Enter the command: dumpprivkey address where, address is your any generated address. Example:...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

How to import WIF?

NEVER SHARE YOUR PRIVATE KEY WITH ANYONE, INCLUDING TKEYCOIN SUPPORT REPRESENTATIVES AND TKEY DMCC WORKERS. WE NEVER ASK FOR SUCH INFO, ONLY HACKERS DO. 1. Run the local TKeyCoin GUI wallet; 2. After starting the TKeyCoin GUI, go to the “ Help ”...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

I imported WIF, but the funds did not load?

1. Verify that the command you entered is correct. When entering a command, there should be no extra spaces. Example: importprivkey 7KJvsngHeMpm884wtkJNzQGaCErckhHJBGFsvd3VyK5qMZXj3hS true 2. If the command is entered correctly, but the funds did...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 2 months ago

How to save wallet.dat (backup wallet.dat)

Keeping a backup of your wallet in a safe place can protect you from computer crashes and a host of human errors. It will also allow you to recover your wallet in case your phone or computer is stolen if your wallet has been encrypted. You can...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to find wallet.dat on my computer?

To find wallet.dat we recommend using the " S earch " in your operating system: Directory examples: Ubuntu: ~/.tkeycoin/ Win: %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\TKeycoin\wallets  Mac: ~/Library/Application/Support/TKeycoin/wallets/ How to find...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

I made a backup of wallet.dat, what to do with it? How to transfer it?

First of all, we recommend making several copies to USB-drives, for reliable storage of your funds. If you made a backup through the Tkeycoin GUI and named it by a different name. We recommend that you rename it to “wallet” before transferring the...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago

How to export Tkeycoin private keys (WIF)?

When you create a new public address, a new private key is generated with it. Private key = equal to one address. You can export all private keys using a special command. If you need to export a specific private key from a public address, then use...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated about 1 month ago

How to repair damaged wallet.dat

1. Make a backup of wallet.dat 2. Change to the directory depending on the operating system you are using: Windows: \AppData\Roaming\Tkeycoin\ Ubuntu: ${HOME}/.tkeycoin/ MacOS: ~/Library/Application Support/ 3. Locate the file called mempool0.dat,...

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By Support Agent Tkeycoin

updated 2 months ago