Electrum wallet

The Electrum wallet is a powerful Bitcoin light client for Windows, Mac and Linux. It connects to an Electrum server of your choice and offers many advanced features. It can be used as a pure software wallet, with the private keys stored on your computer, but it also works very well with many leading hardware wallets.

Note: Electrum wallet is a third-party application. We don’t have control over the development and distribution of the software and can’t provide any guarantees.

Basics: Using a BitBox02 with Electrum wallet

Check out this blog post to learn about the basics of using your BitBox02 with Electrum wallet. Topics covered:

  • Electrum wallet installation
  • Server selection
  • Accessing a BitBox02 wallet
  • Wallet types & derivation options
  • Wallet file encryption
  • Receiving Bitcoin
  • Sending Bitcoin

Advanced: Electrum advanced features and tricks

Have a look at this blog post if you are interested in learning about advanced features such as:

  • Replace-by-fee
  • Pay-to-many
  • Watch-only wallets
  • Sweep a paper wallet

Multisig: Using Multisig via Electrum with a BitBox02

In case you want to set up a multisig wallet with your BitBox02s, have a look at this blog post.

Be advised, multisig is a complicated topic and unless you know what you are doing we do not recommend to use it at the moment.