How to Get Back Your BitNautic ICO Phase 1 Contribution

Complete guide to claim back the ETH investment you made in the Phase 1 of the BitNautic Token Sale, starting from July 31 12:00 GMT.

*** For italian-speaking contributors: Questa guida è disponibile anche in italiano a questo link: GUIDA.

Hi there! If you are reading this article you have contributed in the first phase of our ICO, and you need to reclaim your Ether to your Ethereum Wallet.

This procedure can be carried out from July 31 at 12:00 GMT.

There are 2 main methods with which you can get back the amount invested. The first and easiest one is through Metamask, the second and more complicated one is through myEtherWallet.

Depending on how you contributed, go to section:

  1. If you invested through a MetaMask Wallet
  2. If you invested through another wallet and you want claim back the ETH using Metamask by importing the wallet (THE EASY WAY)
  3. If you invested through another MyEtherWallet and want to claim back the ETH through MyEtherWallet (THE HARD WAY)

1. If you invested through a MetaMask Wallet

If you have contributed to our project in Phase 1 using a Metamask wallet, you will find a Claim Refund button on our Dashboard.

Clicking the Claim Refund button will open the Metamask interface to authorise the refund transaction.

It will look like this:

Now click the Submit button and metamask will send the refund request to the Ethereum blockchain.

A link to etherscan.io will appear, where you’ll be able to see confirmation of the transaction.

2. Import Wallet into MetaMask (EASY WAY)

If you have used other wallets such as MyEtherWallet and you have the JSON file or the private key of your wallet, you can import it in Metamask.

First of all you have to install the extension/addon at one of the following links, depending on which browser you are using.

Chrome

Firefox

Opera

In this example we’re going to use Chrome. First click on the “Add to Chrome” button.

Now click “Add extension”

In the top-right corner of your browser you should now see the MetaMask fox logo. Click on it.

The extension will ask you for a password. Choose an effective password and click on Create.

Now you will be given a set of random words that will allow you to recover your account should you lose the password. Save them as a file or write them down and store them safely.

Now you have correctly installed Metamask, and you are ready to import your own wallet.

Metamask Icon

Press the Metamask icon in the top right corner.

Change Account Button

Click on the change account button .

Click Import Account.

If you have the Private Key of your wallet, you can simply paste it in the (1) white box.

Otherwise, if you have the JSON File of your wallet, click on the Select Type dropdown menu and select “JSON File”.

Click the “Choose file” button, select the JSON file on your computer and click Open.

In the password field type the wallet password and then click the “IMPORT” button.

Change Account Button
Imported Icon

If you click the change account button , you should see the imported account with this icon next to it .

You can now login on our Dashboard and use the Claim Refund button (follow section 1 of this guide).

3. Claim through MyEtherWallet (HARD WAY)

This method is required if you don’t want to use Metamask or if you have hardware wallets like Trezor or Ledger.

First, head to https://www.myetherwallet.com/#contracts.

In the Contract Address box, paste 0x9ed3b46d93f942d1f967584fb3099ef5262a95b1

In the ABI/JSON Interface box, paste

[{"constant": false,"inputs": [],"name": "claimRefund","outputs": [],"payable": false,"stateMutability": "nonpayable","type": "function"}]

Then click the Access button.

The Read/Write Contract panel should appear.

Click on the “Select a function” dropdown menu and select “Claim Refund”.

A new panel should appear, asking how you would like to access your wallet.

Depending on the type of your wallet do one of the following:

  1. Keystore / JSON File
     
    If you have a .json file with your wallet, select the Keystore/JSON File option.
     Click the Select Wallet File… button, select the JSON file in your computer and click Open.
     Insert your wallet’s password in the box and click Unlock.
  2. Private key
     
    If you have the private key of your wallet, select the Private Key option.
     Paste your private key in the box and click Unlock.
  3. TREZOR
     
    If you contributed using a TREZOR wallet, select the TREZOR option.
     Attach your TREZOR wallet to your computer.
     Click the Connect to TREZOR button.
     A popup window should appear. Insert your PIN. Click the Export button. Click on the wallet address you have used for your contribution and click Unlock

Now click the big Write button.

A popup will appear. Insert 100000 in the Gas Limit box, as shown in the picture below.

Now click the Generate Transaction button and finally click the “Yes, I am sure! Make transaction” button.

The refund request has now been sent. After a while you should see your invested amount back in your wallet and you will be able to reinvest it on the bitnautic website with 40% bonus.

That’s it! If you need any more help with the refund request, please write an email to support@bitnautic.io and we’ll be happy to help you.

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