Questions tagged [bitcoin-wallet-app]

Bitcoin Wallet is an open source client that gives you full control over your money and does not rely on any central services to operate. It is available for Android and BlackBerry OS, support for Chrome OS is planned.

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Problems decrypting my bitcoin-wallet on android

So I dropped my phone in the toilet... Of course I immediately turned it off and went with the rice technique. I realized later that I had coins on my phone on the bitcoin-wallet on android . Luckily, ...
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How to restore from backup of Android Bitcoin Wallet

Bitcoin Wallet for Android allows you to back up your wallet. It asks for a password when doing so. After much faffing, I finally managed to.. dum, dum, dum! .. copy the file to the SD card, and ...
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I lost my private key

I have BTC in my wallet but I lost my private key and I can't do transactions anymore. How can I get a new private key or pass the BTC to another address?
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How to decode private key from Android Bitcoin Wallet?

I want to import my private key from the android's Bitcoin Wallet (the one created by Andreas Schildbach) but it can export it only in an encrypted way. How do I decrypt the file so I can import the ...
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How do I extract my private keys from a protobuf wallet?

Recent changes to Andreas Schildbach's Bitcoin client for Android have removed the option to export private keys. This has been replaced by an option to back up the entire wallet. Unfortunately, the ...
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How to see highest available block number in “Bitcoin Wallet” app for Android (Schildbach wallet)?

If I have downloaded the "Bitcoin Wallet" by "Bitcoin Wallet Developers" (Schildbach wallet) onto an Android phone from the Google Play store, how can I see the latest block number ...
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how do i programmatically find out whether this phone has a wallet with at least a certain arbitrary amount of bitcoin in it?

the use case is: i have a bitcoin-aware app A, which would then like to trigger a bitcoin payment request to be executed by an on-phone bitcoin wallet via the BIB20/bitcoin: URL mechanism. Rather ...