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“Hot”, “Cold” & “Warm” Storage Wallets? [duplicate]

I've seen a number of sites advertise they support "hot", "warm" and "cold" wallet storage solutions (the only thing I haven't seen so far are "frozen" wallets)....
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distinction in types of wallets: on a device, physical medium or in a program? [duplicate]

What is the distinction between a paper wallet, cold storage, and off-line storage? Perhaps I'm naively lumping them together. To my understanding, a wallet is: A cryptocurrency wallet is a device,1 ...
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How safe is a brain wallet?

Edit: The answer is that they are unsafe and have been attacked. Please don't use them! Brain wallets can be created with a (minimum 15 character) pass phrase at https://www.bitaddress.org There are ...
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Why are brain wallets not secure? People keep saying it, but explain to me why?

Everyone keeps saying brain wallets are insecure. Can someone explain to me WHY? What if I had a brain wallet that is 200 characters long which is the concatenation of all of my family members names ...
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how recover my money in Coinbase Wallet?

I just wanna ask if there is possibility to recover my money in coinbase wallet. I forgot my recovery phrase but i remembered my btc wallet address and TXID. thanks
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I have not received my bitcoin after 2 days and 115 confirmations [duplicate]

I have sent my first Transaction and waiting for it to arrive at another address but when i click on the Transaction ID 1 of the addresses is Spent and the other is Unspent? It only required 3 ...
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Is there a way I can reach the owner of the wallet address

I mistakenly sent some bitcoins to a wrong address. The mistake was from the wallet address I was given. An extra letter was added, making the address 35 digits. Is there a way I can reach the owner ...
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I have forgotten my Blockchain account password and 12 word recovery. I have the wallet id and password to the wallet. Can i get my funds back?

I have forgotten my Blockchain bitcoin account password and 12 word recovery(possibly didn't even create one). However I do have my wallet id and the password to the wallet. Is there a way to get the ...
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Bcoiner wallet - balance is showing as zero?

please help! I sent to my wallet 450 dolars of bitcoin, and transactions are confirmed strongly 62 times, but my wallet says that I have 0 bitcoins to spent and I cant sell it!!! What to do? Whats ...
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BTC recovery from registration details without wallet.dat [closed]

I started mining march 2009, i remember registering. is there any way to get my BTC back from the registration process? I know you need the wallet.dat and the password or key to access the BTC, but is ...
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Bitcoin recovery possible from some kind of private key?

back in 2012 I've acquired a small amount of bitcoins, which as far as I remember I saved in a wallet on instantwallet. I wasn't following what was happening with the bitcoin until I listened lately ...
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Recovery of lost bitcoin

i have my wallet id and bitcoin address in a safe but deleted from all electronic gadgets. So how do i recover my bitcoin by using these said method please advise.
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Bitcoin purchased but not received into my wallet

I paid over 12k for bitcoins and it was sent and I have a copy of the bitcoin transaction. I have not received the amount into my wallet. Is there any way that I can still retrieve my bitcoins? It ...
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missing transaction not received

I transfered 0.013 mBTC into Bitoincore.org wallet.on the 07/07/2020. As yet I have not received Hash:- 13290114c5e1fe381c707e5f67b246cd0260f5bd24c9a1fc1aed0eab08dd2521 Address:- ...
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If the computer that stores the bitcoin is destroyed, how does someone access their bitcoin?

I have seen people say that you just need the private key and "some software" to recover your bitcoin. What does this actually mean in the real world? Can someone give an example? Also, if ...
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Is there a Wiki comparing different wallets?

I am new here so please go easy on me if my question is not written to your standards. If you ask me to make changes, I will make them so that my question is more suitable for this SE. If you look ...
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Why do so many Bitcoin wallets and accounts exist?

Why so many bitcoin wallets do exist? Why it is not just single like other conventional currency? Multiple wallets means I have to have multipe accounts; is it possible to transact among multipe ...
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Configure Bitcoin full node in my local LAN

It is said that deploying a Bitcoin full node would protect the privacy of my Bitcoin addresses. If I configure a Bitcoin full node to be outbound only, would that be enough to protect me? Do i still ...
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Install Copay on Windows 7 64 bit desktop

I have windows 7 64 bit. I need more information. Step by step, please. I have reviewed the previous answers but do not understand: (New copay on Windows 7) 1) Exactly what to download from where ...
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Why are there so many recipients when I send money from one exchange to another?

So I sent BTC from my Bybit wallet to Coinbase wallet. The transaction was successful and I was looking at the blockchain explorer and it had one sender address with an amount different to what I sent ...
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Can i still use the old address to recieve Bitcoin with Bitcoin.com Wallet

I tried Cloud Minning recently And I use Bitcoin.com Wallet to register bitcoinonlinepool.com, today I accidentally press the change address button, will my account still able to recieve Bitcoin? Btw, ...
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Protecting against bitcoin thieves as a casual user

I hope this is an appropriate question here. I never got a chance to write it out earlier, but with the recent price changes looming it came to my mind again. Around July 2013 I started to take some ...
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How to share your wallet key/seed in case you are hit by a bus

This very useful answer says: Share overlapping parts of your private-key or seed phrase with several family members with instructions on what to do if you are hit by a bus this afternoon. This ...
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Final Balance -Balance showing different then Coinspot BTC wallet

Bit of a beginner question I have been using crypto wallets for a few months and have basically learned through trial and error. The question is my BTC wallet on Coinspot has a $0 and 0.0 BTC balance. ...
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I have two accounts and can't fin my original one

I'm new to Bitcoin. I opened an account to transfer cash from an online betting site. After doing so, my computer crashed I lost all connections and info except my Bitcoin address. I opened a new ...
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Options for accessing my BTC after host went down [duplicate]

Years ago I had put BTC into a store wallet. The store went bust and I didn't get to transfer my BTC into another wallet before I lost access to it. I can still see the balance on blockchain.info and ...
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How to create an online Bitcoin account? [duplicate]

I am new to the Bitcoin world. I want to know what are the procedures / steps to do in order to create a Bitcoin online account ? What are the popular Bitcoin online sites for creating an account ? ...
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Unable to view coinbase transactions on blockchain.com

I'm trying to view some of the transactions I've made on coinbase on blockchain.com. I copied my btc wallet address from coinbase and searched it on blockchain.com -- nothing showed up. Why is this ...
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What does a wallet do?

what are the actual requirements for a bitcoin transaction? Not the simple inputs, outputs, verification or amounts, but in the technical sense. what does your wallet do? every thing I read says you ...
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How to recover my Copay app

I cannot access my copay app because I forgot my PIN number. My app is locked with the PIN number. How can I recover it?