Questions tagged [e-wallet]

An e-wallet is a remote service, usually a web site, which runs an instance of the Bitcoin (or similar) software and manages one or more addresses on behalf of its clients. Such services allow access from mobile devices, public computers or other platforms without the need to install software.

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Balance zero after recovering wallet from seed-phrase

I recently got help my some experts on how i can recover my wallet using my private key, so i went ahead and downloaded brd wallet and block chain, then proceeded to recover wallet in the first and ...
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I forgot where i created my bitcoin wallet

I have a wallet that contains bitcoin, but I forgot on the site where I made the wallet. anybody know how to find which website location that create my wallet ? do i need to write the wallet address ...
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Bitcoin transfer through QR codes

Ok, so let's say I have a wallet with 1 BTC in it. Is it possible to transfer that balance to a QR code or some type of barcode? I want to know if it's possible to basically print out a piece of ...
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Lost my Bitcoin wallet and have only 11 out of 12 mnemonic seed phrase words. How can I get my Bitcoins?

I am new to the whole Bitcoin thing, and I am having my first attempt almost going sour. I lost where I created my wallet. I have my Bitcoin address and only 11 of my mnemonic seed phrase words (of 12)...
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How to create multi-user wallet or wallets supporting off-chain transactions

I want to implement the wallet to create bitcoin and altcoins exchange and store system. Somehow create random or HD wallet that holds and store upto 50 user public keys.But users will not have ...
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I forgot which software I created my wallet with. How can I recover from a 12 word seed phrase?

I purchased bitcoin through a bitcoin ATM, and I opened a new wallet on the spot. On getting home my phone was mysteriously wiped, how can I find the wallet I created? I happened to write down the ...
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I have my 12 word bip39 phrase but not in the right order

I have my 12 word phrase, but when i enter it in a wallet, it brings up an empty wallet, so i think i probably wrote it down in the wrong order. What can i do to recover my wallet?
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Running a store through Tor - what are the setup options available?

I am required to setup a store that will operate through Tor and accept Bitcoin payments only. I know I can run the standard client on the server and make it connect to peers only through Tor. However,...
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Lightning Network wallet applications for different operating systems?

What are the best / most secure wallet applications of Lightning Network for each of following operating systems/platforms ? Windows Mac OS android iOS web browser extensions
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What are the drawbacks of using a web based wallet and how to overcome that?

Can anyone tell me why many prefer to use application when compared to web based wallets. What are the drawbacks of using a web based wallet and how to overcome that?
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What are some good online Bitcoin wallets based on client-side security? [closed]

I just found Bitventory, which seems to be an online wallet service that requires a minimal amount of trust (it's the major design goal, at least). Are there other services with similar goals or ...
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Is there a way to report/shutdown a Bitcoin Criminal/Bad-Actor?

I received a SPAM/Phishing/Blackmail email demanding payment to a specific Bitcoin wallet. BTC: 15vUqauqHybEPvXYLv97WW4XwM2YHXYC1d How can this criminal be shutdown? If legal action is ...
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What's the best Android wallet client for bitcoin?

There are many bitcoin wallet clients on android market. What is the best considering security, interoperability and usability?
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Seed restore from one wallet to another

Researching about restore walletS using seeds, I have one question: I have 1 Jaxx wallet and the seed assigned to it. Then, let´s say that I find another wallet that I like more, that supports the ...
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What type of Bitcoin wallet is more secure than others?

What type of Bitcoin wallet is more secure than others among Paper wallet, Physical bitcoin, Mobile wallet and Web wallet ?
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How can I recover a blockchain.info wallet without the wallet identifier or the mnemonic?

My son made both of us each our own bitcoin wallet, and showed me how to use the faucets. With me being disabled and sometimes not being able to get out of bed because of pain; He thought it would ...
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Do I need to have a full node to create an online bitcoin wallet

I am creating an online exchange website. I need to have a reliable bitcoin wallet on my website. Do I need to have a full node to create an online bitcoin wallet?
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How safe is it to use online wallets? [closed]

I want to know if it is safe to use online wallets? Can we trust online storages which stores our privkeys, passphase and wallet.dat files? I read that at least one android wallet was hacked so I ...
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how can i get blockchain private key using just my wallet address [closed]

Please i can get a private key using the 12 phrases of my wallet using Bip32 but how can i get my wallet private key without the phrases and just having the wallet address
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Programming cryptocurrency wallets

My understanding is that all cryptocurrencies(including bitcoin) have a public/private key pair that is needed to perform transactions. I am curious how exchanges program these wallets and generate ...
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How can I figure out where I created my Bitcoin wallet?

I deposited and played at freebitcoin.com and after playing I was able to withdraw my bitcoins. I saw the transaction at blockr but don't remember which website I created that Bitcoin address on. ...
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New to bitcoin or cryptocurriencies [duplicate]

First, to make sense to me. It sounds like I need a personal wallet first and then go to a place like coinbase to purchase bitcoin. Now what's the difference between bitcoin and cryptocurrencies? So ...
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No. Transactions 0 [duplicate]

Dears, I just have sent my BTC to my wallet on crypto naptor and I see via blockchain.info tool the following: No. Transactions 0 Total Received 0 BTC Final Balance 0 BTC I sent my BTC from eobot ...
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Why does transaction activity show on the blockchain for my Bitcoin address at my hosted (shared) E-Wallet service?

I have an online wallet at localbitcoins.com (address 12pHFR5yv2KGqck5N8teb5MgoRtzAgLRn2). I made three transfers to it, for a total of 0.5 BTC + 0.5 BTC + 0.3031 BTC = 1.3031 BTC. Blockchain.info ...
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Is there anyway to check if someone has a bitcoin wallet?

My son passed away years ago and it has been brought to my attention he may have bought a sum of bitcoin years ago. Can someone please tell me how I can check to see if his wallet is still active?
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Is the Bitcoin Diamond wallet website bcdwallet.org legit? [closed]

I am looking forward to using BCD and I found a wallet that is giving away 1 Bitcoin Diamond if I verify my BTC wallet, should I trust it? It is at bcdwallet.org
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Electrum wallet is showing not enough fund

My electrum wallet presently have 0.0047BTC. i'm trying to send 0.001btc to another wallet but it says not enough fund. Any limitations i need to know?
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What would you call bitcoin wallet that give access to private keys unlike coinbase.com for example?

Any Suggestions? I suggest Non-custodial Bitcoin Wallet, But i feel it's not appropriate.
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Bitcoin wallet file location in smartphone

I would like to know where is the wallet file (or private keys) stored on usually in the Bitcoin mobile wallet such as Android wallet (Mycelium or Bitcoin wallet)? Because I installed Bitcoin wallet ...
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Coinbase wallet address listed as spent without spending

I created a coinbase account and a new wallet that only had one address "A" associated with it. I then gave that address to a friend and had them send me some amount "B" of bitcoin. Shortly ...
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How can I create an eWallet in PHP?

My experience with PHP is not the best, but it's good enough to learn and expand. I wish to create a Bitcoin eWallet for my website where it automatically creates a Bitcoin wallet for users. This ...
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What wallet / e-wallet is the most convenient for new casual Bitcoin users?

I'd like to make small payments for business purposes through Bitcoin, so would like to know what the easiest method of getting setup to accept a Bitcoin payment is for a regular person, so that I can ...
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What site should I use to create a Bitcoin wallet? [closed]

I wanted to create Bitcoin wallet but I saw there are a lot of websites or software to create it. It's not like paypal. I am thinking to chose Blockchain. Is it good? How to check if it's legal in my ...
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Difference between having bitcoin in my wallet or in a third party like an exchange or an e-wallet

Is there any difference or any problem or extra fees for having permanently (1 month, 6 months, etc..) my BTCs instead of having them in a local wallet like Bitcon-Qt or Multibit?
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How to know a given file is a valid bitcoin wallet? [duplicate]

If I have many files on my hard drive (possibly with different names/extension), how can I test which file is a valid bitcoin wallet.dat ? Maybe there is some string that exists in every bitcoin ...
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How can I import a binary number with 256 places as a private key into my Litecoin wallet?

I'm not a coder, so excuse the dummy terms: I have 256 binary characters in 0's and 1's... This is a private key to my wallet... How the hell do I import this 0' and 1' into my Litecoin wallet.
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How prevent from hacking personal computer and using my jaxx account

It looks like anyone who can hack a computer has direct access to the jaxx wallet stored on the hard drive. Is there any way to block access like requiring a strong password to open the wallet? ...
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Electrum - low fee

Please help! I received .116 BitCoin into my Electrum account and then sent .115 BitCoin to my Dream market account. Annoyingly a low fee has appeared on Electrum (see screenshot). I added another ....
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How secure is blockchain.info?

How secure is using a wallet on blockchain.info? How do you evaluate the different sites that provide wallets?
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how to transfer money from mobile wallet to bitcoin wallet [duplicate]

is there any way to transfer money(INR,in this case) from a mobile wallet(like Paytm,mobikwik,etc) to any bitcoin wallet(zebpay,xapo,unocoin,etc). if not...is there any other ways to do this kind of ...
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What are the risks of using Strongcoin.com as an online wallet?

Strongcoin claims it is "The Safest way to store your Bitcoins. The only Bitcoin e-wallet service that's not vulnerable to security breaches. Your Bitcoin keys are encrypted in the browser." As I ...
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How can I find my Bitcoin address on Airbitz?

I'm new to Bitcoin. I'm using Airbitz on my phone and I need to find my wallet address.
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Does any open source software exist for an e-wallet service?

If I want to setup an e-wallet service, would I have to create it from scratch or is there any existing open source software that could be used?
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What is a good resource to help newbies choose their first wallet/s?

While editing the Bitcoin Newb Guide, I realized I can't find a single page that covers all major clients in a Newb-friendly manner. bitcoin.org doesn't seem to mention web wallets such as My Wallet ...
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Are there any web wallets around with open APIs?

For a long while, blockchain.info offered a web wallet with a convenient web API, but it recently turned out that it now requires an installation to function. I'm wondering - are there any other ...
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First time buyer, questions before I screw up

I am wanting to buy BTC to buy goods but things are a bit confusing to me. First off, would I be better off buying from someone or a website, or use an atm? Once I purchase the BTC what is the best ...
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I want to start my new bitcoin web wallet! Coding and steps! PLEASE GUIDE [closed]

I want to start my new bitcoin web wallet but no idea where to start. coding and steps no idea. please help.
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minimal transaction for gandi.net

I'm registering with a few different bitcoin sites. I notice that, at least according to older questions, paypal isn't generally accepted. Is there a simple way to buy a few US dollars worth of ...
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Hybrid e-wallets

I am quite confused regarding working of hybrid e-wallets..If private keys are stored on user's browser, then what is the purpose of involving a hosted web service... Can someone please answer my ...
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Coins not yet refllecting in wallet [duplicate]

i transferred coins to my wallet, but the wallet hasn't finished syncing with the network as yet, so the coins have not reflected. Is this something i need to be concerned about? Do i just wait for it ...