How to set bitcoin testnet wallet and get bitcoins for testing We'll use Copay wallet It supports Bitcoin testnet and available both for android and iOS
First go to the App Store or google play and download the app I will allow Copay to send push notifications Tap on get started and now through the greeting info section Next yep, makes sense Next Tap create Bitcoin wallet
We will not use this wallet, so we do not need a password for this one Yes, I'm sure Continue I do not need to back up this wallet either Tap do it later I anderstand
Yes, skip Again, check I understand for everything Then tap confirm and finish First real bitcoin wallet is ready We will not need this one We want a testnet wallet, right? So we are going to create another personal wallet Give it a name Select BTC Coin Tap on advances options and turn on the testnet toggle
Then, create wallet I will no use password with this one, since it's just a testnet wallet, not the real one Now you have your Bitcoin testnet wallet But no bitcoins Lets get some from a faucet Yep, right a faucet
Faucet is a service that gives you some testnet bitcoins for free on demand First we'll need to copy our testnet address Tap Receive in the bottom menu Then, on the share icon in the upper right corner and copy the address No we'll go to faucet Paste you the testnet address you copied Check that it is correct Check I'm not a robot Tap Give me some coins Done Copay confirms that we've received 0
65 bitcoins Ok, now we have some testnet bitcoins ready to play with You will find the links to the faucet, additional data and Ethereum testnet how-to in the description box Thanks for watching and happy testing!