You need a Lino Account to use this feature. To set up a Lino account, please visit the Setting Up Your Lino Blockchain Account From DLive article.

What are Locked Points?

Different from LINO Points, Locked LINO Points are designed for long-term supporters of Lino network. Locked LINO Point holders can participate in various activities, including acting as a content creator, developer, infrastructure provider, vote on governance proposals, etc. Locked Points are LINO Points that have been secured through your Lino account and earn rewards for your contributions base on the consumption of all content for the previous day.

Where does the Locked Points Reward come from?

When a gift is sent through DLive, 9.9% of that gift is taken out by the blockchain and distributed to users with Locked Points. The reward amount is based calculated by:

(Your Locked Points) / (Total Locked Points) x 9.9% of all gift & subscriptions transactions for the previous day.

How do I Lock Points?

Log into your Lino account.
Click on the Lock Points tab.
Enter in the amount of points you would like to lock. The minimum amount is 1000 LINO Points.
Click Confirm.

How do I redeem Locked Points rewards?

Log into your Lino account.
Click redeem now! within the yellow notification window.
Answer the voting question and click Submit.
Click OK.

How do I Unlock Points?

Log into your Lino account.
Click on the Unlock Points tab.
Enter in the amount of points you would like to unlock.
Click Confirm.

Note: It takes 12 weeks to unlock LINO Points completely, during which 1/12 Locked Points will be converted to LINO points each week.

Why does it take 12 weeks to unlock LINO Points?

LINO Points can be staked-in to Locked LINO Points instantly at any time, however, it will take 12 weeks to stake-out Locked LINO Points to LINO Points completely. This mechanism is designed to better align Locked Point holders with the long-term interest of the network. You can read more about the Locked Point system here
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