User Guide

Overview of how to navigate and use the DEX in its current state.

Creating an account

  1. Navigate to the DEX dashboard.

  2. Click create an account.

Initial index page

3. Enter a Public Account Name which contains at least one dash, a number or no vowels. 4. Enter a password with at least 12 characters 5. Click create.

Creating an account

After creating an account, you will automatically be logged in.

Logging in

If not already logged in, click the Log In button in the navbar.

Initial index page

Enter the account details and log in.

Navigating the Menus

Clicking the menu button located at the top left of the navbar will reveal buttons to navigate to different sections of the DEX.

Initial index page

By default, these sections include Dashboard, Exchange, My Assets, Settings, Contacts, and Help.

Menu extended

Search

Click the magnifying glass at the top right of the navbar to reveal search options.

Initial index page

Search can be done for Users, Blocks, and Tokens. Partial search is implemented and data relevant to the characters typed will be displayed.

Search options

Dashboard

Quick Sell / Buy

This section enables users to quickly create market orders to buy assets. Enter the amount of paying asset in the first field, and then the amount of the desired asset in the second field. The fee for the filled out information will be shown and clicking the buy button will create a market listing for the amount.

Creating a listing for buying 1 BTC for 1 TEST

Sending Assets

This section enables users to send assets to other users on the Peerplays blockchain.

  1. Enter a quantity of the asset to send.

  2. Enter the account name of the desired recipient.

  3. Select the desired asset.

  4. Optionally, add a memo message to send.

  5. Click send.

The fee will be listed once the quantity and asset are selected.

Sending assets to another user on the blockchain

My Activity

User activity can be viewed under this list. These activities include account creation, and creating and receiving orders.

List of user activities

My Assets

Assets owned can be viewed under this list. This includes the asset name, amount available, price, change, and value.

List of assets owned

Exchange

Selecting an Asset Pair

To select an asset pair, click on the asset/asset button located at the top of the dashboard. and select the desired pair.

Asset pair button
Selecting an asset pair

Buying and Selling an Asset

The order book is a quick way to fill out the buy and sell column with a defined amount of the asset pair selected.

Orderbook

To buy or sell an asset, enter the price of the desired asset in terms of the paying asset and the quantity of the desired asset and click the buy asset or sell asset button. The total price before the fee will be displayed in the total field before the fee. The fees and current wallet balance will be shown before the order is placed.

Buy/sell asset pairs

This will create a listing under the open orders section of the exchange.

Open orders

Cancelling Open Orders

To cancel an open order, hover over the kill column on the desired open order to reveal a red trash icon. This icon can be pressed to bring up a prompt to cancel that order.

Trash icon revealed to delete an open order

Verify the fee payment in the prompt to cancel the order.

Prompt after clicking the trash icon

My Assets

Assets

Assets owned can be viewed under this section. This includes the asset name, amount available, price, change, and value.

Open Orders

Open orders for the account can be viewed under this section. This includes the trade asset, order ID, description, price, market price and value.

Activity

User activity can be viewed under this list. These activities include account creation, and creating and receiving orders.

Permissions

The account owner and active public keys can be viewed and added in this section. The account memo key can also be viewed here.

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