How To Use 1st Generation CoolWallet Seed To Claim Your Forked BCH

If you hold BTC before the fork (BCH), you can get the equivalent amount of BCH after the fork. However, as our 1st generation, CoolWallet only supports BTC, you are unable to get the BCH on the CoolWallet. But, you can still use the following method to claim the BCH.


Dear CoolWallet user,
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This may give malicious parties access to your wallet and result in the permanent loss of your crypto assets.
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BCH Claiming Steps:
1. Please go to the WIF Conversion Website provided by CoolBitX:
2. Next, enter the seed of your 1st generation CoolWallet in the seed field
3. Then, enter your CoolWallet wallet number for the stored BTC (1st generation CoolWallet can support up to 5 wallets)
4. Enter the BTC address number where the BTC is stored (you may have multiple BTC addresses)
5. Once that is completed, please click Recover to WIF
6. Please write down the WIF information

7. Please download the Electron Cash Wallet from

8. Set up a new Electron Cash Wallet and select Import Bitcoin Cash addresses or private keys to import the acquired WIF information

9. Once you have imported the WIF information, you shall see the BCH balance