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== Restore wallet from seed ==
 
== Restore wallet from seed ==
  
If the emergency wallet tool produces a transaction that fails to broadcast (you can see that at ''Funds > Transactions'') you can import private keys to a new Bisq instance at ''Accounts > Wallet Seed - Restore wallet from seed''.  
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If the emergency wallet tool produces a transaction that fails to broadcast (you can see that at ''Funds > Transactions'') you can import private keys to a [[Switching_to_a_new_data_directory|new Bisq instance]] at ''Accounts > Wallet Seed - Restore wallet from seed''.  
 
Importing seeds to an external wallet should be used only if this method fails, and is extremely recommended to report it to support.
 
Importing seeds to an external wallet should be used only if this method fails, and is extremely recommended to report it to support.

Latest revision as of 13:40, 19 December 2020

Warning

Ask for help at Keybase to make sure this is the best solution to your issue. Use under your own risk.

Backup

Make a backup of your Bisq data before using the emergency wallet.

Emergency wallet

This tool allows you to send all funds to a BTC or BSQ address. It should be used only when Bisq wallet is corrupted. You can access to external wallet through shortkey 'Ctrl + e' or 'alt + e' or 'cmd + e' for BTC, and 'Ctrl + b' or 'alt + b' or 'cmd + b' for BSQ.

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Restore wallet from seed

If the emergency wallet tool produces a transaction that fails to broadcast (you can see that at Funds > Transactions) you can import private keys to a new Bisq instance at Accounts > Wallet Seed - Restore wallet from seed. Importing seeds to an external wallet should be used only if this method fails, and is extremely recommended to report it to support.