How To Get Trust Wallet Private Key?

By reading the article “How To Get Trust Wallet Private Key” published in Adaas Investment Magazine, you will get acquainted with private key in software wallets and how to extract your private key from the trust wallet application in general.

Private key in trust wallet


Some Trust Wallet users may need to view and copy their wallet private key for a variety of reasons. In the following, we have prepared a tutorial for obtaining a private key from the recovery phrase, because the trust wallet does not show you the private key directly.

How to find recovery phrase in trust wallet


To view the recovery phrase in Trust Wallet, first select the Setting option and select the Wallets option to display your wallets.

Then select the blue info mark next to the wallet to display the Show Recovery Phrase option. Finally, we click on it to enter and by clicking on I understand the risks, we see the recovery phrase and copy it.

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Convert recovery phrase to private key


As you have read, Trust Wallet does not directly provide users with a private key. For this reason, to convert the wallet recovery phrase to the private key, we must use a website or offline software.

Due to the importance of the private key, Adaas Investment Magazine recommends that you use the offline version of this software. To get started, please download the .html version specified in the photo via the link below from the Github.

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To do this, after entering the link, download the bip39-standalone.html file from the Assets section. After downloading, please disconnect the device from the Internet.download iancoleman offline

After opening the downloaded file, first, select the number of recovery phrase words, then in the BIP39 Mnemonic section, enter the words spaced and carefully.

After entering the words of the recovery phrase, you must select your coin type. For example, if you want to retrieve the Shiba Inu token, you must select the Ethereum coin.
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After entering the information, you can access the addresses and private keys associated with each address that is intended for the recovery of your wallet from the Derived Addresses section.
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How to decode Path section


As you can see in the Derived Addresses section, a table with 4 columns is displayed. The first column is called Path, which you can decode as follows. The structure of each Path is as follows:

m / purpose’ / coin_type’ / account’ / change / address_index

  • First note that the letter “m” is fixed for all Paths.
  • In the purpose section, the Path standard number is shown, which is different based on the standard of each wallet.
  • The coin_type field specifies the number for each coin. For example for Ethereum, 60 is displayed.
  • In the Account section, the account number of a wallet is displayed. Some wallets allow you to open multiple accounts for one coin, and the first account is marked 0.
  • In the Change section, there are two numbers, 0 and 1, where the number 0 indicates the external transactions that enter from outside, and the number 1 is considered for internal transactions.
  • In the Address Index section, the address number created by the wallet starts from 0 and one number is added to it for each new address.

What is the private key?


For each public address through which the cryptocurrency is received, a private key is created that indicates ownership of that public address. This is why it is so important to keep private key and recovery phrase private.

What is recovery phrase in blockchain wallets?


Recovery Phrase is a set of 12 to 24 words that are displayed to the user by the application when creating a wallet on a blockchain.

As the name implies, this phrase allows users to recover their blockchain account. For example, if the mobile phone in which the wallet is installed is stolen, the user can easily recover his wallet. Of course, following security tips such as a strong password for mobile phones is essential to keep their wallets safe.

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The end words


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FAQ

What Is Recovery Phrase?

Recovery Phrase is a set of 12 to 24 words that are displayed to the user by the application when creating a wallet on a blockchain.
 

What Is Private Key?

For each public address through which the cryptocurrency is received, a private key is created that indicates ownership of that public address.

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41 Comments
  1. Anonymous says

    Can I get a Wallet private key via wallet address?

    1. adaascapital says

      Hello, You must have the seed phrase!

  2. NC says

    hello ,
    i have all words for my trust wallet but only forgot one word . what shall I DO ?

    1. adaascapital says

      Hello Dear NC
      If you do not have access to the live wallet on the Trust wallet application to recover your seed phrases, there is no solution to find that one word.

    2. VB says

      You can guess recover it, there are only 2048 words, so it should be easy to recover it, especially if you know the position of that word.
      I’m sure there are tutorials online to help you out, otherwise if you haven’t sorted it already, respond I’ll help you out.

      1. Ladeb says

        Hello VB, I’m having a similar issue , can you please help me out.

  3. James says

    Can I use a wallet with crypto currently in it? Can I also use recovery phrase from coinbase?

    1. adaascapital says

      Hello Dear James, yes you can get your current wallet recovery phrase, but Coinbase is not related to your Trust wallet.

  4. Adewale Afolabi says

    Please how do I check for my harmony one private key

    1. adaascapital says

      Hello dear Adewale, We will publish an article about that very soon.

  5. Atefeh says

    hello, can i see what coins i have on my wallet with my recovery phrase or private keys in anyway?

  6. Adrian says

    Good morning I am in serious need of assistance here pls. I received some bitcoins from someone who had said that this would help me get back on my feet however it’s a watch only wallet but I want to have access to it how do I do that
    Pls help me

  7. Adrian says

    Good morning I am in serious need of assistance here pls. I received some bitcoins from someone who had said that this would help me get back on my feet however it’s a watch only wallet but I want to have access to it how do I do that
    Pls help me

    1. BTC says

      If you need help getting back into your account read this article, it is very useful!

      1. Mary ann l. Edica says

        Hello,, can i ask help on how to unlock my watch wallet to trust wallet,, because im jist receiving my funds from my investment in bitcoin.. And they are just instructed me to open trust wallet,, without further instruction,,

  8. Veronicah says

    Hi,I received my profit in $ from a company I had invested in through trust wallet .now I cannot access them because I don’t have a private key activation code. need your help.

  9. Allan Stewat says

    I need some help for funds that were sent to me from earnings that I generated, they sent me an address which I imported to my trust wallet and it shows as watch only. They are looking for a transaction fee to receive the encryption key which I’m guessing is the private key. Is this normal

  10. Vinay says

    How to get private key sir

  11. Agnes says

    Hae, im in need of help how i can unlock passcode key in my trust wallet for easier sending of funds to my colleague.

  12. Jim says

    Do I just need one private key for Trust Wallet? How do I install the provate key

  13. Adam says

    I’m trying to migrate a meme token, and the admin for that particular coin, have sent me a link to sync my trust wallet, this is for them to be able to do the migration they say, the first thing they are asking for is the 12/24 memorable words/private key, if Im not mistaken this would be a huge breach of my personal security, it is this a normal think to be requested? Regarding trust wallets, crypto’s, meme coins etc, any helpful info would
    Be amazing!

    1. Wazaiphoto says

      No they stealing your coins be careful

  14. Eleanor says

    I have had some earnings sent to my trust wallet but is saying watch only. They are asking for 3000usd to purchase the private key to access the funds. Is this normal procedure within trust wallet?

    1. manoj says

      No there is no need to pay anything to get access of Trust wallet… Someone must be trying to cheat you…beware from such tricks

  15. Gousonlal says

    My trust wallet after going to settings and selecting the three dots does not reflect secret phrase option why?

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  19. Samson abayon jr says

    I have had some earnings sent to my trust wallet but is saying watch only. They are asking for 1000usd to purchase the private key to access the funds. Is this normal procedure within trust wallet? Help me pls.

    1. Adaas Capital says

      Hi, this is a scam, please be careful.

  20. Ali says

    Hey, guys.
    i can help you reach your lost wallet
    Just message me on Instagram

  21. Yuvraj says

    I want to send the funds from Trust Wallet to another wallet . But I dont have the Private key . How can I get it ?

    1. Adaas Capital says

      Hello, if you want to import your current wallet to another wallet, you can use the recovery phrase of your current wallet and import it to your new wallet.

  22. Mervyn Venter says

    How much does the private key cost me??

    1. Adaas Capital says

      Hello dear Mervyn. This tutorial would teach you to do this for free!

  23. Sachin patel says

    Hii i m sachin and i m facing a problm to convert the amountbin rupee and then send in my acount how to i do this.

  24. ветеринарная клиника на дыбовского says

    Incredible! This blog looks exactly like my old one!

    It’s on a entirely different topic but it has pretty much the same layout and design. Great choice of colors!

  25. Sunday Miracle says

    Hello fam. Can a watch+only trust wallet address be withdrawn ?. If possible, please someone should help me do that

    1. Mike says

      Hey.. did you sort this issue out.. I’m having the same issue

  26. Guillo says

    Hello! I have a question. I nee my private key of Trust Wallet to connect it to the Binance Smart Chain, but in the drop menu there is no binance coin. Is there any other site to do it or am I understanding something wrong? Thanks!

  27. Mike says

    I don’t know whether this thread is still active..
    I need some advice on watch only trust wallet.. ive been payed into a watch only wallet on trust wallet.. but I can’t get the token phrase.. do you know of a way I can access it to withdraw my eth

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