i am using electrum. First, I had a bitcoin address and I used it once to receive BTCs and then it changed. but new address is invalid. i tired so many times. i checked all the options. but it was not OK. what shall i do? thank you
Show Addresses item from the
View menu. Then click the
First, I had a bitcoin address ...
A Hierarchical Deterministic (HD) wallet has many addresses.
... and I used it once to receive BTCs and then it changed.
That is normal, for privacy reasons, an HD wallet will generate a new receive address for each transaction in which you will receive BTCs.
I can't find my bitcoin address
Look under the "Addresses" tab
(from a beginners guide)
It will be hidden by default. To reveal it, select
Show Addressesitem from the
i checked according awebanalysis.com/en/bitcoin-address-validate
I don't know that site but maybe you mis-typed an address or that site doesn't know about the type of address your wallet is using. Some online sites are not up-to-date with the latest Bitcoin features (e.g. Bech32 type addresses that start
bc1...). Try another, for example http://lenschulwitz.com/base58