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I'm studying the BIP39 and the seed phrase. I can read this doc (https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/BIP_0039) and I can find Created: 2013-09-10. In bitcoin talk I can read this article (https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=19137) with date June 18, 2011

I can find this post about Electrum release, https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=100502.0 but i'ts just a seed not a seedphrase (or I mistake about it?)

So When did the first Wallet (and which one) implement the BIP39? Or when the user started to use it to store his keys?

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    The bitcointalk post you link to was the original idea for deterministic wallets. It was adopted in the Armory wallet, and later a (different) scheme was standardized as BIP32 (disclaimer: I'm the author). BIP39 came even later and proposed replacing BIP32's seed key with a seed phrase. I don't know which wallets first implemented BIP32 or BIP39, but I wanted to make it clear that currently adopted standards had several independent components, developed by different people, spread over several years. Jun 6, 2022 at 3:00
  • thanks @PieterWuille. So we could say that the Seed phrase came from 2013-09-10, and we could say that after that date a wallet could implement it. I mean the 2013-sept-10 is the release of that. My questoin is, what is the first software wallet adopted the BIP39? in which date?
    – monkeyUser
    Jun 6, 2022 at 6:32
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    Yes, I understand the question - I don't know the answer to that. I just wanted to give some background here. Jun 8, 2022 at 14:48
  • thanks for your answer Pieter very kind
    – monkeyUser
    Jun 14, 2022 at 15:17

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