How to sweep a Bitcoin Cash private key QR code

How to sweep a Bitcoin Cash private key QR code

Sweeping a Bitcoin Cash private key QR code is not as straight forward as reading a public address QR code. Here is a couple of examples of sweeping the private key QR code from a Bitcoin Cash Note using both the Bitcoin.com and Coinomi mobile wallets.

Bitcoin.com wallet

 

Step 1.

Click on the “+” link to add a new Bitcoin Cash (BCH) wallet.

 

Step 2.

Click on the “Import wallet” link.

 

Step 3.

Click on the image square link.

 

Step 4.

With your phone camera, line up the private key QR code on your screen until it registers, then click the “sweep paper wallet” link.

Coinomi wallet

 

Step 1.

Click on the upper left menu link.

 

Step 2.

Click on the “+ Coin” link.

 

Step 3.

Select the “BitcoinCash” link.

 

Step 4.

Click on the upper right menu link, then click the “sweep wallet” link.

 

Step 5.

Select the “Scan QR Code” link, the with your phone camera, line up the private key QR code on your screen until it registers.