Bitcoin Forum
September 26, 2018, 12:07:05 AM *
News: ♦♦ New info! Bitcoin Core users absolutely must upgrade to previously-announced 0.16.3 [Torrent]. All Bitcoin users should temporarily trust confirmations slightly less. More info.
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: How to split BTC/BCC with a Ledger Nano?  (Read 1482 times)
BitWhale
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 280
Merit: 250



View Profile
August 02, 2017, 06:13:46 AM
 #1

So, I am quite confused and scared to do anything at the moment. When I open my ledger (which I have updated the firmware for) it has 4 different blockchains.

One "bitcoin" chain, i have my normal balance.

Then there is "Bitcoin cash chain", "Bitcoin UASF", and "Bitcoin Segwit2x". UASF & Segwit2x have zero balances.

I created a new wallet with new private keys on a second ledger, it is ready for me to send my coins to. My question is:

Do I send my coins from "Bitcoin chain" to my second wallet under "Bitcoin Segwit2x"? or UASF? After doing this, are my bitcoins effectively split onto the correct chain?

Also, Aren't UASF & Segwit the same thing? Why is there 2 for those, it freaks me out.

Lastly, after I remove my coins from my original wallet, I can then import my private key into BCC to get those coins correct?

Thank you for your time. I just need some clarification because I don't want to lose my coins.

ALso, last question: If I do nothing at all and wait a week, never transacting on either chain, will I still be able to claim my coins from both sides?
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1537920425
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1537920425

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1537920425
Reply with quote  #2

1537920425
Report to moderator
1537920425
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1537920425

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1537920425
Reply with quote  #2

1537920425
Report to moderator
1537920425
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1537920425

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1537920425
Reply with quote  #2

1537920425
Report to moderator
Bored Logic
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 159
Merit: 10


View Profile WWW
August 02, 2017, 08:30:29 AM
 #2

Very Good Question. I am Also Confused And looking For Possible Answer. Following

HCP
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 925

<insert witty quote here>


View Profile
August 02, 2017, 12:04:15 PM
 #3

The ledger peeps wrote up all you need to know here: http://support.ledgerwallet.com/knowledge_base/topics/bitcoin-cash

At the moment, Bitcoin, UASF and SegWit2x are all on the same chain... they will only be split later (if at all) according to the rules of UASF and SegWit2x. If in doubt, just pick Bitcoin chain for now. So, send from "Old" wallet Bitcoin Chain to "New" wallet Bitcoin Chain. Then use the "old" wallet to do whatever you want with BCC.

If you do nothing... then your BTC and BCC will just sit on the private keys that they're on now. The only risk is that BCC might dump to zero and become worthless Tongue

Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!