How to Receive Assets from an External Source

You can use either Waves.Exchange web app, or Waves.Exchange desktop app for Windows, macOS or Linux.

⚠️ When receiving cryptocurrency, please carefully read the transaction conditions displayed in the user interface. While we don't charge any fees for the deposit transactions, the sender side may charge commission for the transaction.
The transaction fee may vary depending on the selected cryptocurrency.

Open Waves.Exchange app and in the Wallet tab click Receive on the block with the cryptocurrency that you want to receive.

Note: You can add more blocks with cryptocurrencies. Scroll the dashboard down and click + icon to select one of the supported assets from the list.

The following pop-up window will appear:

Select whether you want to receive the selected cryptocurrency from the Waves Account or from an External Source, such as wallets of other vendors.
Use the displayed address or the QR code for the payment.

Note: You can receive Bitcoins to SegWit Address or to Legacy Address. SegWit Addresses begin with bc1 and have reduced transaction fees, but may not be supported in some cases. Legacy Addresses begin with 1 and work everywhere. Both are safe to use.

Note: Please use the displayed address only for sending the selected cryptocurrency from external non-Waves.Exchange wallets. Sending other than the selected cryptocurrency to this address may result in the total loss of the deposit.

You can also recharge the balance of your wallet with BTC and USDN by using your plastic card. For more details see: Buy BTC with Plastic Card and Buy UDSN with Plastic Card.

Processing may take up to 60 minutes to complete.

How to Receive Assets from Waves.Exchange Users

The process of receiving cryptocurrencies from Waves.Exchange users is very simple. Just share your Waves.Exchange address with the person who wants to send you the assets.

You can use either Waves.Exchange web app, or Waves.Exchange desktop app for Windows, macOS or Linux.

Open Waves.Exchange app, log in to your account and click on the account avatar at the top right corner of the screen.

On the next screen you will find your Waves.Exchange address. To copy your address to the clipboard, just click on the following icon:

You can use it as the recipient address for the incoming transfers from Waves.Exchange users.

How to Send Cryptocurrency

⚠️ When sending cryptocurrency, please carefully read the transaction conditions displayed in the user interface. The transaction fee may vary depending on the selected cryptocurrency.

Open Waves.Exhcange app and in the Wallet tab click Send on the block with the cryptocurrency that you want to send.

Note: You can add more blocks with cryptocurrencies. Scroll the dashboard down and click + icon to select one of the supported assets from the list.

In the appeared pop-up window fill in the sending form:

  • Recipient: Enter the recipient's address. Note: To send assets to Waves.Exchange accounts, use the recipient's Waves.Exchange address, as described in How to Receive Assets from Waves.Exchange Users section.
  • Amount: Define the number of selected assets that you want to send.
  • Transaction Fee Options: Select this checkbox to specify the tokens that you want to use to pay the transaction fee.
  • Add Description: Select this checkbox to enable the text box where you can write a message for the recipient.

⚠️ When sending cryptocurrency to an external address, note the minimum/maximum transfer amounts and check the Gateway fee.

Please read the conditions carefully and check the entered data before you proceed.

When you have entered all the necessary information, click Continue.

Double-check the entered data and click Confirm to continue or click Back to return to the previous screen:


Details of how to use sponsored fee are available here.

If you have any questions related to Waves.Exchange, feel free to contact us via customer support.

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