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I converted EURs into BTCs at with SEPA (I live in the in EU), so now the BTCs are sitting on my Bitstamp account, but what's the next step? How do I use and send these BTCs to an average 34 digit bitcoin address?

Could anyone write or explain step by step in nutshell what do I have to do, what other websites or programs do I have to use to transfer my bitcoins from Bitstamp to a 34 digit bitcoin address?

What are the possible ways of doing it?

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TL;DR: my suggestion is to create a wallet at – o0'. Mar 4 '13 at 11:54

Are you asking what option lets you withdraw from BitSTAMP?

Across the top menu is Withdraw, and from there pick Bitcoin as the withdrawal method, which gives this link:

Now if you are asking where to withdraw your coins to, then that's a different question. There is not just one answer because various options regarding security will determine the best way to proceed.

If you are looking to store them for a long time, then a paper wallet, generated from an offline computer using a LiveOS might be the right recommendation.

Armory is another client that can be used offline and be very secure for storing bitcoins.

Or perhaps storing the funds using a hyrbrid EWallet, like the one from is a good method because it provides a good tradeoff between convenience and security.

Others feel their coins are safe in a hosted (shared) EWallet provider like Coinbase, Paytunia or prefer to leave funds at an exchange even. If the exchange has two-factor authentication (done properly) that will help prevent the situation where even if your computer is compromised you EWallet account is not at risk of a replay attack.

Others want to run a full client themselves. This is an undertaking as initial startup can take a day or longer to download the blockchain. A future release of the client will make this initial and ongoing performance issue be much less of a burden. Other clients, Simplified Payment Verification (SPV) clients, such as Multibit.

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