How to encrypt your Komodo QT wallet

Guide for users who wish to encrypt the access to their wallet for an upper layer of security.

Start with selecting the Settings tab on top of the program and click on “Encrypt Wallet”

Enter a password in the top box, and then confirm it in the lower box, then click OK.


WARNING : Make sure to backup this password somewhere safe (offline, on paper). If you lose or forget it, you will lose access to the funds stored in this wallet (unless you have the private keys for all addresses in the wallet.dat secured elsewhere).


Komodo Ocean will restart to finish the encryption process


Once wallet is encrypted, you will need to type your password each time you wish to send transactions to other addresses.


After entering password, click ok to confirm the transaction.