Fast and secure way to send your ETH and ERC20 Token
Hello guys, one more guiding article. Here we will tell you how to run MyEtherWallet (MEW) offline. You guys may be heard recent Scam and a hacking attempt on MEW. Many of you may don’t know how to use MEW offline here we will guide you.
Using MEW offline considered as the safest way to control your ETH or ERC20 tokens. There no need for internet connection.
Most users choose to have one separate computer (or in rare cases mobiles too) to use offline wallet.
Download and install wallet
You are sure that your computer doesn’t have any Internet connection.
You need to download latest version MyEtherWallet wallet from here. You can download this wallet from your any other computer. Click on etherwallet-vX.X.X.zip ( X.X.X. is the version of wallet like current version is 3.21.11 ).
Move this .ZIP file to your offline computer, you can use a USB stick or something similar. After moving extract all files where you want in your offline PC. After extracting all the files you can find these files:
Everything is there what you need. Now to do the transaction, open the MyEtherWallet by clicking on the index.html file. You are now on the MyEtherWallet page, here you can do all the things which you are doing normally on visiting myetherwallet.com (like sending ETH or ERC20 tokens)
You may get a warning saying that it is unable to connect to the network, ignore this.
You can’t see your Ether or token balance in your offline wallet, but you can use Etherscan or Ethplorer to see your balance.
Must update Offline wallet, at least once in a month, as a team is updating website or wallet constantly.
Here is a guide on how to send Ethereum or token offline.