Setup Cobo Vault

Upgrade Firmware

Follow the instructions here to update your firmware:

  1. Download the latest BTC-Only firmware from Cobo:

  2. Copy the downloaded .zip file to your microSD card and insert it into your Cobo Vault.

  3. Turn on your Cobo Vault. You will be prompted to update the firmware, click the button to accept the upgrade. If you are not prompted to update the firmware, you can click on Menu > Settings > Version > Update Now.

  4. Enter your password when prompted. The update may take several minutes to complete.

Setup Wallet

Follow the instructions on Cobo’s website to verify your device, setup a PIN, and generate your seed.

Export Public Key Info to Computer via QR Code / Webcam

  1. On Cobo: Menu > Multisig Wallet > ••• button in the top right > Show/Export XPUB.

  2. On Specter-Desktop: Click + Add new device > Scan

  3. Hold the QR code on your Cobo Vault up to your webcam so your computer can scan it.

  4. Give your device a name (i.e. Cobo) and hit Continue.

You can perform these steps via SD card, but since it is harder to do and less secure you really shouldn’t!

Advanced Considerations

Comfortable with the concepts in this step?

Read the advanced considerations that can potentially improve your security here.

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