Creating or Importing an Account

Creating an Account on Virgo Wallet

Download the App

To begin, download the Virgo Wallet app from the Chrome Web Store, Firefox Add-on or Google Play Store (Android).

Installation and Launch

Install the app and open it. You will be greeted by a welcome screen inviting you to create a new account or import an existing account.

Creating a New Account

  • Click on “Create a New Account”

  • Choose a Secure Password: This password will protect access to your app. Make sure to use a combination of letters, numbers, and special characters.

  • Confirm Your Password to avoid any typos.

Backing Up the Seed Phrase

Once your account is created, you will see a series of 12 to 24 random words. This is your seed phrase.

  • Write Down Your Seed Phrase: It is crucial to write these words in the exact order and store them in a safe place. Never share your seed phrase with anyone.

  • Confirm Your Seed Phrase: The app will ask you to enter specific words from your seed phrase to verify that you have noted it correctly.

Importing an Account on Virgo Wallet

If you already have a crypto account and wish to import it into Virgo Wallet, here’s how:

Launch the App

Open the Virgo Wallet app and choose “Import Account.”

Enter the Seed Phrase

  • Enter Your Seed Phrase: Input the series of 12 to 24 random words associated with your existing wallet. Ensure they are entered in the correct order.

  • Validate: Verify and validate to import your account. The app will retrieve your account information and synchronize your assets.

Security Tips for Your Seed Phrase

  • Never Share Your Seed Phrase: Anyone with your seed phrase can access your funds.

  • Store It Offline: Write your seed phrase on a piece of paper and keep it in a safe place, like a safe. Avoid storing it digitally to prevent hacking risks.

  • Make Copies: For added security, make multiple copies of your seed phrase and store them in different secure locations.

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