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Bitcoin 0.8.5 - Paper wallet [duplicate]

since some answers seem to be outdated, I ask now explicit for version 0.8.5 of the official BitcoinQT-client. I want to save my wallet to paper and hide them in a safe - could you tell me if ...
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How to create a Safe and secure Bitcoin Paper Wallet? [duplicate]

I am looking to dump my bitcoins in safe place. So can anyone suggest me or tell me the method for creating a secure bitcoin paper wallet.
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Create paper wallet [duplicate]

Which method do you suggest? I saw a video on youtube where somebody used bitaddress.org, but this video is quite old. Any ways you can suggest? Frido
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Write down bitcoins on a piece of paper

I am a newbie when it comes to bitcoin. I am using the default bitcoint client and I have some bitcoins in my wallet. How can i write them down and give it to some one and then the person how can they ...
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Is it possible to make a paper wallet out of a bitcoin-qt wallet?

I have a single bitcoin address with all my savings on it. I want to make a paper backup for precaution (as if my hard drive somehow exploded) with that specific address. Is that possible? Keep in ...
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Secure way to store BTC over a long time - and its risks?

What are the most secure way to store a huge amount of BTC over a long time and its (detailed) risks? A other assumption is that the owner does not have a very technical background, thus it will not ...
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If I wanted to print my bitcoins?

Suppose I wanted to print my bitcoins to paper for safekeeping. It would be impossible for a hacker to get at my computer. To do so I need to know where to find the private keys. Is there only one ...
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Backing up wallet with pen and paper, destroying electronic copy, restoring from keyboard -- how?

I have bitcoinQT with some coins on it. I want to use the internet on a regular basis from this computer. I do not trust the authors of internet applications and commercial operating systems. I ...
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Transfer bitcoins from Coinbase account to an offline Script/Paper

How would I go about transferring some of my bitcoins from my Coinbase account to a physical paper script or paper form? Also, am I limited as to how many bitcoins I can transfer to one set of keys "...
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How to download wallet from coinbase

I got some newbie questions; I bought some bitcoin on Coinbase. I want to download the wallet, I'll probably put it on a USB then throw it in the safe. Could someone advise how I can download the ...
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How do I make a Bitcoin "memory wallet" (or paper wallet without paper)?

I'd like to see a video tutorial that explains in detail how to make a paper wallet without paper, AKA, a "memory wallet" -- thx.
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What is the best method for creating a paper wallet?

I am looking to move some of my bitcoins from cold storage to a paper wallet. I have heard that metal stamping is one of the better long term strategies since paper can burn or fade. Any other ...
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Starting bitcoind for the express purpose of creating a wallet?

Referencing this solution: My favorite method: grab out a old/unused pc/mac install a linux over usb (maybe Talis) (make sure your USB stick is clean!) download a recent version of bitcoin-core (...
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