When you create your account, you will be prompted to back up 12 words, these 12 words are your account key, which is equivalent to your "private key". Whoever has these 12 words will have the coins in this account. The 12 words are yours to keep and cannot be recovered if they are lost.
What do I need to know about keeping my seed Phrase?
1. It is best to copy the seed Phrase words only onto paper or other cold media to transcription them correctly and clearly. Put it in an extremely safe place at home. The seed Phrase cannot be stored by taking photos on cell phones, or transmitted and stored by computer software, emails, netbooks, WeChat and other media.
2、Verify the seed Phrase: New and old users need to verify the correctness of their backup mnemonic at the wallet settings-verify mnemonic. If you find that you have not backed up or have lost your backup, please open the wallet management inside the display of seed Phrase
to backup, only to ensure that you have backed up the correct helper words, the account can continue to use.
3. If you have an account , do not clear the data, do not restore the factory settings, do not uninstall the Bite wallet, and do not format the phone. If you have coins in your account, you should be careful!
4. Don't disclose your seed Phrase to anyone, and don't expose your helper word in the internet media! Do not deposit any coins in your account if you have exposed your booster! Anyone who asks you for a seed Phrase is a scammer!
5、For users who have lost or incorrectly verified their seed Phrase
or improperly stored their helper word, do the following: find another cell phone, download and install Bite, copy and backup your new account helper word, enter the bottom right corner of your wallet account home page Me - Wallet Settings - Verify After the verification at the helper word, transfer all the coins in the current account that have not been backed up to the new account, and use the new account in the future, do not store coins in the old account.
If you lose the seed Phrase, or if the helper word is backed up wrongly, if you uninstall the seed Phrase by mistake, or if you lose the phone where the seed Phrase is installed, you will not be able to retrieve the coins in your wallet, simply put, if you lose the coins, you will not be able to retrieve them!
If the seed Phrase is leaked and obtained by others, there is a great risk that others will transfer your coins. Bitcoins are irreversible and anonymous, once they are transferred, the possibility of getting them back is basically zero!