Introduction to FIO Protocol

FIO addresses improve the usability of crypto wallets, exchanges, and payment processors and simplify their overall operations. They also help users eliminate common mistakes in sending and receiving cryptocurrencies, thus reducing the need for confusing public addresses.

How to set up your FIO address

Firstly, you need to create an FIO address to get started. Follow these steps:

Step 1 - Go to app.liquid.com and click Deposits option at the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2 - Find the option to create an FIO address and click Get Started.

Step 3 - Create your [[email protected]] FIO address and click Register.

Step 4 - You will receive a confirmation that your FIO address is registered.

Step 5 - Click Continue.

How to request crypto using FIO address

You can quickly and easily request crypto deposits using your FIO address. Follow these steps:

Step 1 - Go to app.liquid.com and click Deposits option at the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2 - Scroll down to enter your FIO Address in the field and click Request.

Step 3 - Enter the FIO address of the person you are requesting funds from in the field Send Request To.

Step 4 - Enter the amount and note, and click Send Request.

Step 5 - You will receive a confirmation that your request has been sent.

Step 6 - Click Done to complete the deposit request.

You can link the same FIO address with your existing token addresses. Follow these steps:

Step 1 - Go to app.liquid.com and click Deposits option at the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2 - Select the token you want to request. For example, choose ETH.

Step 3 - Scroll down and click Link To FIO to link your already created @liquid FIO address with ETH.

Step 4 - Liquid will proceed to process your request.

How to withdraw crypto to your wallet using FIO address

You can use your FIO address to withdraw crypto to your Liquid wallet. Follow these steps:

Step 1 - Go to app.liquid.com and navigate to Wallets > Withdrawals at the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2 - Select the token to withdraw to your Liquid wallet. You will first need to whitelist your token address to create the withdrawal request.

Step 3 - Toggle the slider Use FIO Address. It will automatically insert corresponding token addresses in the following fields.

Step 4 - Enter the 2-factor authentication code from Google Authentication and click the button to add your token address.

Step 5 - Select your relevant withdrawal address and enter the amount of tokens you want to withdraw. Alternatively, you can also add a new token address.

Step 6 - Again, enter the 2-factor authentication code from Google Authentication.

Step 7 - Click Confirm.



Non-Supported Currencies

Not all currencies are supported for full capability of FIO protocol on Liquid.

All FIO Capability

The following currencies(s) do not support any of the FIO protocol capabilities:

  • IOTA

Deposit Request

The following currencies are not enabled for the deposit request feature, but users can still withdrawal directly from a FIO enabled wallet to this address:

  • IOT
  • XRP
  • HBAR
  • SIX
  • XEM
  • XLM


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