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This tag should be used for MultiBit, a now defunct lightweight Bitcoin client.

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In Multibit HD, is there a way to see all of my receiving addresses?

I understand that if I request a payment and delete the request, I still own the address and will receive Bitcoins that were sent to it. However, I find it very uncomfortable to just "assume" that I ...
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How to restore Multibit HD keys using cloud .zip.aes files

weird thing happened to me. I kept backup in cloud under Dropbox/bitcoinz. I can see many mbhd-XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX.zip.aes files, I also have wallet words but when I try to restore old ...
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Using MultibitHD to request payment

I am moving over from Multibit classic to HD. I am not particularly technical so this may be an obvious question, however I can't find the answer I want in Multibit's help section, so here I am. On ...
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How can you extract private keys from MultiBit HD?

It was possible in MultiBit Classic, but I can't find it in MultiBit HD.
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Are multibit HD (or other no web wallet) and Blockchain.info wallet words compatible?

Well the title says it. I tried to enter blockchain.info seed words into multibit, but it doesn't seem to be working. So what I'm trying to do is to have multibit (or other) alternative of my ...
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What happens if I receive a payment after deleting the payment request

I just started with Bitcoin using Multibit HD. I clicked request payment and sent the address to someone. I then deleted the request. What happens if bitcoin is sent to this address? Will it just ...
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Multibit notification

I have a blockchain.info account and I would like to move my wallet from the web interface to the multibit client. However, I need that once an incoming transaction have been confirmed I need to ...
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XPUB export from MultiBit HD wallet

Is there a way to to export/copy wallet's XPUB from MultiBit HD wallet (windows)?
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How do I restore a Multibit HD wallet from a backup using only a password?

I could not find an answer to this: https://bitcoin.stackexchange.com/search?q=multibit+hd+restore+wallet+password I asked about restoring a wallet from mbhd-*.zip.aes files, and someone said that ...
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Please help! How do I transfer my wallet from bitcoin core to MultibitHD? [duplicate]

I (should by now) have bitcoins in my wallet,I sent them to my wallet whilst i was using bitcoin core but after taking days to sync (and it still hasn't synced) i have given up and installed ...
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How can you restore a password in MultiBit if you are given the wallet words BEFORE you even enter a password?

How is it possible to recover a wallet password when the wallet words are provided before you even enter the password? https://multibit.org/en/help/hd0.1/restore-password.html Restore password ...
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How do I restore a wallet from a backup file in MultiBit HD?

If I have a backup file like mbhd-*.zip.aes how do I restore it using only my password? When I click on Restore Wallet, it only asks for the wallet words, not the file path or password.
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Multibit password incorrect - what else can cause this?

I have my balance cash display on my Multibit account at left top of my account which was my last transaction. But to send it out to another bitcoin account, it keeps telling me that "The wallet ...
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Unknown key format when importing Private Key from Multibit to Blockchain.info

I'm trying to import a Private Key from MultiBit into Blockchain.info, but get an error saying "Error importing private key: Unknown Key Format". Is my MultiBit key in the wrong format or something?
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Cheapest way to move money from MultiBit to Coinbase

After the launch of MultiBit HD, I decided to move from MultiBit to Coinbase. What is the cheapest way to transfer all my money from one wallet to another? Can I somehow export/import my key/wallet (...
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Why new public key for every new request?

I created Bitcoin accounts using different clients but all clients I tried prompt for new public key for each request. My question is shouldn't be the public key one's identity which one should be ...
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How can I get the private key from multibit?

The support section of the MultiBit website shows a completely different UI as well as many options that the current version doesn't have. How can I find my private key?
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how do I send my imported wallet on electrum [duplicate]

I have been able to transfer my bitcoin to electrum but am facing hard time to pay it or send my coins. A form appear and I fill out and there is only two option to choose to click create unsigned ...
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Where can I import my keys from computer to multiBit HD

I have upgraded my multiBit classic to multiBit HD but I am having hard time to find how to import private keys to my multiBit HD wallets. Any idea ?
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Is it possible to have multiple accounts in MultiBit HD?

Is it possible to have multiple accounts within one wallet? Mycelium allows multiple accounts within one wallet, but I don't see how to do that within MultiBit HD.
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Recover multibit.wallet data

I just recieved a payment sent me bitcoins on my old multibit 0.5.18 wallet. I opened it up and didn't see it, so I refreshed the blockchain. When I did this my wallet crashed. When I started it back ...
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Deleted wallet and missing coins

Sequence of event: a) backup of wallet created b) created new receiving address c) coins tranferred to new address d) wallet deleted I've restored the wallet from (a) - but it does not have the ...
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Download of Multibit Windows 64 Bit has corrupt signature

I'm trying to download Multibit from https://multibit.org/community.html the Win 64 version. it consistently gives a 'The signature of multibit-0.5.18-windows-setup.exe is corrupt of invalid.' is ...
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How to decrypt a MultiBit private key?

Looking for a way to decrypt a private key that was exported by Multibit WITHOUT using Multibit. I need to move they key elsewhere. I need to go this route because I can't get the key to import into ...
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Multibit Private Key Restore

I backed up my private key and restored it into a new copy of Multibit (difference machine). The import was successful but the public key address has not been updated with my previous address. I've ...
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Not possible to load the blockchain in multibit so can't pay or recieve either till it's loaded

"C:\Users\Pompen\AppData\Roaming\MultiBit". "C:\Program Files\MultiBit-0.5.18". Unable to load blockchain "C:\Users\Pompen\AppData\Roaming\MultiBit\multibit.spvchain". ...
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Can one set how many confirmations MultiBit requires for a transaction to be accepted?

Is there any way for users to specify the number of confirmations for a transaction? If not, how many confirmations does Multibit require to complete a transaction? And does the required default ...
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Coins sent to unknown address in Multibit

Premise: I'm quite new to all this bitcoin thing. After experiencing some problem with a bitcoin transaction, I made few attempts with small quantities (0,0001). In particular, I've sent 0,0001 to ...
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What does it mean to “password protect” your wallet on Multibit?

Isn't my wallet (i.e. my private key) already private? What does it mean to set a password for it? I assumed it encrypted the wallet file, but this answer seems to point otherwise. How can they verify ...
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Why can I only see the balance of my wallet and not the one of each of my receiving addresses? (Multibit)

I have some troubles to understand the logic behing addresses and wallets. I use Multibit to manage my BTC. I have one wallet with 5 receiving addresses. I have transfered from an exchange website 0....
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How do I see what version of bitcoin core my wallet uses

I use the multibit wallet which I understand doesn't download the whole bitcoin core i.e. the entire block chain, but it must use the bitcoin core protocol right? So how do I see which version of the ...
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Where does MultiBit keep its data directory?

Where does MultiBit keep its data directory? What is the wallet inside called?
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Move MultiBit from Mac to Windows

I'm an IT consultant in Australia and I'm pretty green when it comes to BitCoin and wallets and the like. I've been contacted by a client with a MacBook Pro that cannot be repaired and he is looking ...
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Wallet gone, how to get it back?

So I had my Bitcoin wallet at Multibit and due to computer problems I formatted my hard drive and the wallet within it. I have no backups of the wallet, I have only my account name. Are my Bitcoins ...
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How do I send money from imported keys to my localbitcoin wallet?

Okay, I imported keys from my desktop to MultiBit, it took a while, now I have got a file on my desktop, when I open it with notepad there is like: "receive, *walletadress", receive walletadress" etc. ...
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How do I make Mulitbit show the exchange rate?

I recently started using Multibit and today when I opened it the app wouldn't load exchange rates on any of my wallets. It shows my balance but not the value in dollars. I have it set to do so but it'...
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BTC = $ … Does this have to match the sum I'm buying for at an auction?

very new, so this is probably silly but: I want to buy some bitcoin on an auction, but the exchange rate on MultiBit is very slightly dissimilar to the rate offered by the seller on the acution. Will ...
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Forgot password multibit

this is two weeks I am trying to crack my MultiBit portfolio, I do not remember my password recorded in July; I have no old file save my wallet, the word must be no more than 15 characters and must ...
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Multibit crashes on startup with PCA2 error (Program Compatibility Assistant)

I double clicked on the Multibit Icon which I normally do but this time the program does not launch. I don't even see in in the task manager. I went to the file location folder and double clicked it ...
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Multi coin won't sync error mac osx

When i open Multibit it tries to sync then says error, unable to load block chain. I can't figure it out. Don't know what to do about it.
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To open “MultiBit” you need to install the legacy Java SE 6 runtime

I am unable to resolve this. I have updated Java but it appears to require a previous version. Thank you.
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How do i transfer bitcoins from bitcoin qt to multi bit? [duplicate]

Im very new to this so forgive me. I downloaded bitcoin qt and after 16 hours there was no progress whatsoever with this 'blockchain' stuff. I bought some bitcoins to send to the bitcoin qt client. ...
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where can I find a chart or data showing total Multibit dowloads?

I'm looking to see the total downloads for Multibit like what was in the Coindesk article earlier this year. Ideally I'd see them by month. Any sources out there?
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reinstalled multibit wallet

I had to remove a copy of multibit wallet from my system & after multiple times of trying to get it to work on my 64 bit system I can now open multibit wallet. I guess when I removed the program ...
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Unable to install MultiBit 64bit version

How do I install the 64 bit version of MultiBit? I downloaded the MultiBit client that is supposed to be compatible with 32 bit & 64 bit but when I run the program it give an error message that ...
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Multibit Won't Open

I have NOT done any kind of system restore (don't have the hard drive space for that) The multibit application won't open. I tried installing the latest version, didn't seem to do anything. I've ...
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How does MultiBit figure out balance of an imported address? [duplicate]

MultiBit is a Simplified Payment Verification (SPV) client that uses the merkle root of block headers to validate transactions. I'm wondering however, when an address (private key) is imported into ...
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Multibit application on Mac only showing 2/7 wallets

I've got 7 wallets created in Multibit. Since today, when i open Multibit it is only showing 2 wallets out of the 7 that exist. I've checked the files stored in user/Library/Application Support/...
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MultiBit got progressively slower after adding more receive addresses

At first, MultiBit was all snappy. Over the course of about 4 weeks I added ~120 more receive addresses. Now, MultiBit is very sluggish, grinding the hard-drive excessively (sometimes for minutes), ...
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Balance doesn't show up after import in multibit

I'm trying to import a private key that I exported from Blockchain, I import it, the right public key is created, but no transactions show up or balance? I've imported a bunch of private keys. and ...