Cashtab Web Wallet

Cashtab is an eCash (XEC) web wallet available at https://cashtabapp.com/

Getting Started#

Use Cashtab as a mobile app#

  1. Navigate to https://cashtabapp.com/ in your web browser on your mobile device
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If you are using an iPhone, Cashtab works best in the Safari browser.

  1. Click the "Add Cashtab to Homescreen" prompt at the bottom of your screen.
Add Cashtab to Homescreen
  1. Cashtab will appear as a mobile app icon on your phone's desktop.

Create your first wallet#

  1. Navigate to https://cashtabapp.com/ on your desktop or mobile device.

  2. Click or tap the "New Wallet" button.

Create your first wallet
  1. Click or tap the "Okay, make me a wallet!" button to create your first wallet.
Confirm wallet creation
  1. Your wallet is ready to use!
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Back up your wallet#

  1. Click or tap the "Settings" icon at the bottom right of your screen to navigate to the "Settings" screen.
Settings
  1. Click or tap the "Click to reveal seed phrase" button to display your 12-word seed phrase.

  2. Write down your seed phrase using pen and paper and store in a safe place. If you lose your device, you can recover your wallet with this seed phrase.

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Treat this seed phrase like cash. If you have $100 in your Cashtab wallet, this seed phrase is effectively a $100 bill.

Receive eCash#

  1. Copy your eCash address by clicking or tapping the QR code on your home screen.
Copied cash address
  1. Send yourself some eCash using another wallet, or have a friend send you some eCash.

  2. When your Cashtab wallet receives eCash, your balance will update and a notification will appear at the top of your screen.

Received cash

Send eCash#

  1. Click or tap the "Send" button at the bottom center of your screen to navigate to the "Send" screen.
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On mobile devices, the send screen defaults to loading with the QR scanner open. Click "Allow" to use your devices webcam.

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  1. Enter the address where you would like to send eCash into the top input field labeled "eCash Address." You may do this by copy pasting an address into the field, or by scanning a QR code. To scan a QR code, click or tap the "QR Code Scan" icon at the right of the "eCash Address" field to use your phone camera or webcam to scan the QR code of a receiving address.
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On Apple mobile devices, only the Safari browser supports scanning QR codes.

  1. Enter the USD or eCash amount you would like to send in the "Amount" field. To send the full contents of your wallet, click the "max" button at the far right of the "Amount" field.
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Due to transaction fees, the full amount you are able to send is slightly less than your total balance.

  1. Click "Send" to send eCash.

Create eTokens#

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You need at least 5.5 XEC to create an eToken.

  1. Navigate to the "eTokens" screen by selecting the "eTokens" icon at the bottom of the screen.
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  1. Click the "Create eToken" button to reveal the form.
eTokens screen with blank form
  1. Input your token name, ticker, decimal places, supply, and URL. If you do not enter a URL, the app will default to "https://cashtabapp.com/"
eTokens screen with filled form
  1. Click "Create eToken." A pop-up will display the parameters of your eToken. Click "okay" to confirm. Your eToken will appear in your eToken list when the wallet detects the transaction.
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Receive eTokens#

  1. Copy your eToken address by clicking or tapping the eToken button on your home screen, then clicking or tapping the QR code.
Copied eToken address
  1. Send yourself an eToken using another wallet, or have a friend send you some eTokens.

  2. When your Cashtab wallet receives an eToken, it will appear on your Wallet screen below your address QR code if you select "eTokens" instead of "Transaction History." You can also see your eToken balances on the "eToken" screen, selected from the main navigation.

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Send eTokens#

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In order to send eTokens, your wallet must have a eCash balance.

  1. Click or tap the eToken you would like to send. Your eTokens are listed in tiles below your address on the "Wallet" screen if you select "eTokens" instead of "Transaction History," or on the dedicated "eTokens" screen.
eToken balanceeTokens screen with balanceSend eToken screen
  1. Enter the eToken address where you would like to send your eToken into the top input field labeled "eToken Address." You may do this by copy pasting an address into the field, or by scanning a QR code. To scan a QR code, click or tap the "QR Code Scan" icon at the right of the "eToken Address" field to use your phone camera or webcam to scan the QR code of a receiving address.
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On Apple mobile devices, only the Safari browser supports scanning QR codes.

  1. Enter the eToken quantity you would like to send in the "Amount" field. To send the full contents of your wallet, click the "max" button at the far right of the "Amount" field.

  2. Click the orange "Send <TokenName>" button to send your eToken.

Add a new wallet#

  1. Click or tap the "Settings" icon at the bottom right of your screen to navigate to the "Settings" screen.
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  1. Click the orange "New Wallet" button.

  2. Your new wallet will be added to the end of your "Saved wallets." Click the "Saved wallets" button, then click "Activate" next to the wallet to begin using your new wallet.

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Import wallet#

If you have already created a Cashtab wallet on one device, you can use your seed phrase to import this wallet to any other device.

  1. Click or tap the "Settings" icon at the bottom right of your screen to navigate to the "Settings" screen.
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  1. Click the grey "Import Wallet" button. A text field labeled "mnemonic (seed phrase) is revealed.

  2. Type or copy paste your 12-word seed phrase into the text field and click the "Import" button.

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Cashtab currently only supports importing Cashtab wallets with 12-word seeds.

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If you import a wallet that was not created with Cashtab, Cashtab may not properly load the balance or transaction history for this wallet.

  1. Your wallet will be added to the end of your Saved Wallets list. To activate the imported wallet, click the "Activate" button next to your imported wallet.

Manage your wallets#

  1. Click the "Saved wallets" button to reveal your list of wallets.
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  1. You can rename, delete, or activate your wallets by clicking the appropriate button next to your wallet in the "Saved wallets" list.
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Only one wallet at a time is active in Cashtab. To view the seed phrase of a saved wallet, activate the wallet and then click "Reveal seed phrase" on the "Settings" screen.

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Make sure to back up your wallet before deleting it. If you delete a wallet and do not have its seed phrase, there is no way to recover the wallet.

Select custom fiat currency#

  1. Click or tap the "Settings" icon at the bottom right of your screen to navigate to the "Settings" screen.
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  1. Scroll to the bottom to find the selection of available fiat currencies under the "Fiat Currency" heading.
Select Fiat
  1. Select your preferred fiat currency.
Select Fiat