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How To Run MyCrypto Offline and Locally

For increased security, you can run MyCrypto locally on your computer with our desktop application. The computer should have no internet connection. You can generate a wallet completely offline and send transactions from the "View & Send" page. Downloading and installing In order to set up your local MyCrypto, start off by downloading the latest release of the desktop application from download.mycrypto.com . It's also highly recommended to check the signed checksums, we made a guide about…

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Using MyCrypto For Cold Storage

Preface The following assumes you are not using a Ledger or Trezor hardware wallet. Due to their ease of use and security, we recommend a hardware wallet for cold storage . To save / backup your Ledger or Trezor device, simply write down the 24-word phrase on the card they provide and keep it very, very safe. Never put this key on an online device or type it in to MyCrypto.com. You can run MyCrypto.com on your computer and this computer can be a cold-storage or offline computer. This means it…

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Using a Ledger Wallet Offline

Storing your ETH, tokens, ETC, BTC and many other cryptocurrencies on a hardware wallet like the Ledger wallet is one of the safest and easiest ways to store your coins. Though the keys are stored on the device itself, you can increase your security by accessing your Ledger wallet offline. This reduces various risks, like phishing attacks . Downloading the MyCrypto desktop application To be able to run MyCrypto offline, you will have to install the latest version of the MyCrypto desktop…

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Is the 'View & Send' Page Offline?

No, it needs the internet in order to get the current gas price, nonce of your account, and broadcast the transaction (aka "send"). However, it only sends the signed transaction. Your private key stays safely with you. Related articles How To Make An Offline Transaction How Can MyCrypto Send Offline? How To Run MyCrypto Offline and Locally

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