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Multibit balance does not match blockchain balance. Weird extra bitcoins appear. Now the are gone plus some?

So, really weird. Went to send some bitcoins to another of my wallets and all went as expected. I sent 1.013 BTC from a balance of about 3.01254367 BTC. My girlfriend then went to make a withdrawal. ...
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Can't find Multibit wallet file after closing wallet

I closed a wallet in the 0.5.x version of Multibit for Mac. Now I can't seem to open it. When I use Open Wallet in File the file name comes up, as does my home library, but I can't figure out where ...
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Can I recover my seed words?

I am using MultiBit Ver. 0.5.14, I have my wallet open in it, but do not know my seed words, I had them saved most likely on my computer or printed out on paper, but after 3 moves, 2 computer crashes ...
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How transaction fees differ between different wallets?

In particular, I'm wondering what is the difference (if any) of transaction fees between Bitcoine-core, MultiBit and blockchain.info?
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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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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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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 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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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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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 images/screenshots in educational website

I would like to confirm/verify if I could use some images/screenshots of multibit on my educational website for my wallet section. Also, if you had a high resolution image of your multibit gray ...
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Offline wallet for blockchain.info

With the removal of the feature to import ages.json files to MultiBit in 5.18, are there any other ways to take my backup and access my bitcoins in the event BlockChain.info ever dies? Edit: Just saw ...
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Do receiving addresses expire on Multibit?

Okay so I have tried Resetting Blockchain and Transactions plenty of times. The only thing is I used an old receiving address that I used about 2 months ago. Do these addresses expire? Can they only ...
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Multibit security — How anonymous is it?

Hi and I hope someone here can answer these security questions for me. I have downloaded the Multibit client onto both a windows laptop and also a separate download onto a laptop running ubuntu linux....
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Multibit: Using the same passphrase for both my wallet and exported private keys

I have a password-protected wallet in Multibit that I have backed up in multiple locations. I have exported the private keys from this wallet. The private keys are password-protected using the same ...
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How do you create a wallet with MultiBit?

I just downloaded MultiBit for Windows and I am trying to create a wallet. When I click that, nothing happens. It just says "connecting" on the bottom left status bar. No wallets are seen. Well, I ...
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How is wallet at official client encrypted? What encryption it use?

How is wallet at official client encrypted? What encryption it use? What encryption does Bitcoin-qt use and what encryption is used at Multibit? And how strong that encryption is compared to other ...
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How can I import a private key?

I'm trying to get my coins out of an old MultiBit classic wallet. I fired up Multibit classic and tried to send the funds to a new wallet. Unfortunately, my password wouldn't work. Damn. But! I found ...
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How can I transfer bitcoins from a MultiBit wallet to another computer?

I had bitcoins on MultiBit 0.12 on my old computer. I have moved the old computer's hard drive to an external hard drive. How can I transfer my bitcoins from the old hard drive to my new computer's ...
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Trouble using existing .wallet with MultiBit HD

I have an existing .wallet on my PC. I want to use this with MultiBit HD. Is it possible to use this wallet instead of creating a new one?
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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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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". The error was "com.google....
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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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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 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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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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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 ...
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Multibit application won't open

The app itself won't open. I recently did a system restore to a previous point in time but I'm pretty sure it was not before the point that I installed the multibit application. All the installation ...
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How do I switch from MultiBit to Bitcoin-QT?

Okay, so I have seen the questions on how to go from Bitcoin Core to MultiBit, but I want to go the other way. Really, I downloaded and started using the wrong wallet. I wouldn't even mind MultiBit ...
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How to import old wallet to Multibit?

I had 2 Bitcoins on my old PC and got a virus so did a format. But I also did a backup of my bitcoin wallet. Now I want to sell these bitcoins but when I went to the site, the official client was ...
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Can a Wallet Generated by Linux Multibit Client be Used with Windows Multibit client?

Probably a stupid question. I am planning to create cold storage using Multibit on Ubuntu LiveCD, get the wallet file out of it and store it securely. In future if I use a Windows PC with Multibit ...
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Network admin blocks P2P, Bitcoin clients can't connect

My university network admins seem to block P2P networks. So I can't download totally legit Linux distros via BitTorrent ;-) Unfortunately, this also affects Bitcoin wallets such as MultiBit or ...
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MultiBit sends BTC to different adress then I wanted

Bug report Operating System: Windows 7 MultiBit Version: 0.5.15 Steps to replicate the problem: send BTC to specific adress Hello I have a problem with sending BTC, what happened to me was, that ...
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Multibit balance per address

I have a Multibit wallet with 2 receiving addresses and of course 2 associated private keys. I am shown the current balance contained in the wallet but there is no breakdown of this balance according ...
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Funds from coinbase never showed in my Multibit wallet

I know this question has been asked and answered a bunch of times so I am sorry for doing the same. I am basically a moron when it comes to this stuff and very new to digital currency. So here's the ...
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My MultiBit is unable to connect

I have installed my MultiBit wallet and there is red "connecting" sign in left bottom corner. Wallet never connects. When I try it from another place (my friends house) everything is ok. It is ...
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How to scan QR code with multibit wallet application?

I downloaded the multibit application for windows and was wondering if there was a way to scan a QR code with my webcam? If so where do I click because I dont see an option and no way am I going to ...
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My multibit wallet (Ver. 0.5.15) shows nothing after being sent part of a coin?

I've reset the blockchain about 5 times over a week and still nothing I upgraded multibit wallet to version 0.5.15 and still nothing. Any ideas or help would be greatly appreciated!!! :-)
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Closed a wallet in Multibit mac and cant find it from application support

First time installed Multibit for mac and had my bitcoins transfered there. I had the software and wallet open for 2-3 days and decided to close the wallet. After closing i couldnt find the wallet in ...
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Wallet not getting loaded with Multibit

Why is it giving me this error and not receiving my bit coins? The system cannot find the path specified ".org.multibit.file.WalletSaveException" Cannot save wallet 'C:\Program Files\MultiBit-0.5....
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View bitcoins per address in MultiBit

I have a wallet with 100 addresses in MultiBit. From what I've gathered, bitcoins are linked to a specific address. Is there a way to see in MultiBit how much of my balance belongs to each address?
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Multibit export private key to usb possible?

I have Multibit and want to export my private keys as a backup. 1) I cant see my external usb as a option when selecting a destination to export to. Is this because cant export the private keys ...
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Multibit - Failed to create a Selector

I installed MultiBit a few weeks ago and today it's not loading anymore. It displays the following Error in the logs: The Blockchain "C:\Users\USER\AppData\Roaming\MultiBit\multibit.spvchain" ...
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Where are my bitcoins after wallet removal

I'm a newbee with bitcoins, but there is something I don't understand. I've downloaded MultiBit, but with this I was not able to see anything on my iPhone. So I also openend a wallet on Blockchain. I ...
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Multibit backup created partial transactions

Here's what happened. I took backup of the following: savings.wallet savings.info savings-data (and all its contents) Then I connected to internet, started my MultiBit. The wallet was open ...
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Is it possible to rename & move a MultiBit wallet

I would like to reorganise a wallet I created with MultiBit. It seems to be composed of the XYZ.wallet file, plus a XYZ.info file and a XYZ-data folder. Can those be freely moved around into another ...
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Multibit - error (or at least confusion) in 'How to check digital signatures" info for noobs

This may seem trivial, but for someone who knows little about this lebvel of security and wanting to really get it right first time, I found it quite offputting ... whereas the suggested process ...
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Why MultiBit replays transactions from internet on every startup?

I've installed MultiBit version 0.5.14 and every time i start it, there is a synchronization happening with network: Replaying blockchain from date "Aug 3, 2013" Stopping Bitcoin network connection......
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Trying to import from from blockchain.info to multibit, getting error “There were missing dates. Have to go back to genesis block.”

I have a wallet on blockchain.info. I would like to load it in to multibit. I copied the text of the encryped wallet and saved it as wallet.aes.json. I then try to load it in to multibit. After ...
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Wrong Wallet Balance

I set up MultiBit Wallet 0.5.13 with three wallets and bought 1BTC to practice with. From Wallet 1 I moved .25BTC to Wallet 2, then 0.1 BTC from Wallet 2 to Wallet 3. Wallets 2 and 3 both have ...