How do I claim Bitcoin Gold?
As of January 19, 2018, Exodus 1.43.0, Bitcoin Gold has been enabled. To download the latest version, please follow the instructions here:
If you were holding Bitcoin in your Exodus wallet on October 24, 2017, you are entitled to the same amount of Bitcoin Gold. Below are the instructions on how to claim your Bitcoin Gold. Important: This will NOT work unless you are updated to the latest version of Exodus.
To claim your Bitcoin Gold inside of Exodus, click on the help section then scroll all the way to the bottom of the help section to find the section titled; "How do I claim my Bitcoin Gold". When you open that help section you will see a green button to start the process of claiming your Bitcoin Gold.
Step 1: Click on the Help button on the left side of Exodus. (Scroll down for Step 2)
Step 2: Scroll all the way to the bottom of the help section and find the help article titled "How do I claim my Bitcoin Gold?" - Click on that to expand it. (Scroll down for Step 3)
Step 3: Read the text to tell you a little about the process then click the green button to begin to claim your Bitcoin Gold. (Scroll down for Step 4)
Step 4: Exodus tells you the process is starting and gives you some information and a warning to be sure you are sending your Bitcoin Gold to a trusted source. Click the Blue Continue button. (Scroll down for Step 5)
Step 5: Exodus now asks you for your Bitcoin Gold address to know where you want your Bitcoin Gold sent. Exodus will also auto-populate this field with your current Exodus Bitcoin Gold address. Feel free to use the address or send it to any other Bitcoin Gold wallet of your choice. (Scroll down for Step 6)
Step 6: Exodus will now check your wallet and count up all your available Bitcoin Gold to send out. Depending on how many transactions you have - this process takes about 10 minutes. Click the blue "Check My Wallet Now" button to begin. (Scroll down for Step 7)
Step 7: Exodus now tells you the total amount of Bitcoin Gold you have to send out and also gives you the network mining fee this transaction will cost to send out. This transaction could take 1-2 hours to confirm. If everything looks good click the red "Send" button. (Scroll down for Step 8)
Step 8: Your Bitcoin Gold has been sent! You can click on the blue "View TX" button to monitor the status of your transaction. Remember, Bitcoin Gold could take 1-2 hours to confirm so be patient while you monitor your receiving address.