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Questions tagged [private-key-export]

Questions about extracting a private key from a wallet, e.g. for the purpose of creating a backup or importing them to another wallet.

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What should I do if I change my BitCoin wallet?

At present, I use Electrum as my wallet, and I create private key and transfer some bitcoin to the Electrum wallet. If I choose a new wallet such as BitGo wallet listed on https://bitcoin.org/en/...
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How would one extract the list of public keys from Electrum wallet?

I am looking for a way to extract all of the public keys associated with my electrum wallet. I am aware that listaddresses() does this for public addresses, such as 1CWX7o1Ppe4JpEpSLmuovU4HFY3D6Ay24C ...
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Bitcoin core dump private key gives a wrong key which corresponds to a different bitcoin address [duplicate]

According to this and this stackexchange answer and so many other resources, I can get my wallet's private key by using the dumpprivkey command on the debug console of Bitcoin Core (Qt) and import it ...
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How do I get my private key?

Background I saw this on the internet I didn't think signing / verifying was possible with P2SH addresses, so I guess this wallet must be using something like signmessagewithprivkey ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ ...
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How To Transfer Coins From Bitcoin Core to Electrum to avoid Sync Process?

I am super new to bitcoin and to be honest am not sure what I'm doing. I needed to buy something via bitcoin, and its recommendation was to download Bitcoin Core Wallet, so I did that and bought ...
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How to find my private key! Please help!

Trying to send some BTC payments and don’t know my private key. Can anyone help me and tell me it or tell me how to get it.
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Derive LTC Segwit (M-Address) private key from Trezor

So I'm trying to get my head around this! I've got my 24 seed for my Trezor. I got my Segwit account for LTC (Address starts with M). I also have the P2H equivalent for my address (Starts with 3). ...
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My private key has compressed public keys; how do I know how much coin I have?

I exported my private key to my desktop, then I tried to copy/paste to another wallet, it is multibit, or bitcoin, from mining back in 2013, 2014, 2015. I'm stuck and don't know how much coin I have. ...
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How to consolidate a large amount of unspent outputs?

I have tried different solutions to consolidate a large amount of unspent outputs, but I am stuck: 1st option: Create transaction using "coinb.in/#newTransaction". But I need private key to create ...
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I have bitcoin address but not private key

I am new on bitcoin concept. Few days ago I started working on it. I got my bitcoin address from https://freebitco.in while starting working through this. After few days I imported my bitcoin address ...
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how to get the private key for an used address ?

I have used an address generated by Exodus wallet. whats happened is that my bitcoin confirmed but didn't receive any thing on Exodus wallet. I want now to import private key in another wallet. but ...
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Importing private keys into wallet - does the bitcoin disappear from the original wallet?

If I import a bunch of private keys into a new wallet, will the funds be removed from the original wallet? Or do they both somehow point to the same money? In my case, I wish to move funds from ...
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Which precautions should a newbie like me do when exporting keys from an Bitcoin Core wallet to an Electrum wallet

I have an Bitcoin QT v0.8.5-beta wallet (downloaded in 2013) which it seems that I now have sucsessfully upgraded to the latest Bitcoin Core wallet. The Bitcoin QT wallet did not disappear with the ...
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P2SH-P2WPKH private key or revert to P2WPKH

Is there a way to get the private key out of an P2SH-P2WPKH address, using Bitcoin Core 0.15.1? If not, is there a way to get the origin P2WPKH address to get the private key out of this address?
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Claim BTG using “bitcoin wallet”

I want to claim my BTG (bitcoin gold) but when the split happened I had my coins in the "bitcoin wallet". A similar question regarding bitcoin cash was asked here: How do I extract my private keys ...
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Verify Mycelium still has private key for spent address

I just realized that when I sent BTC from Mycelium, it split the value from a source address into two target addresses, but the BCH of course stayed at the original address. I'm concerned that I can't ...
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How to properly backup a address with private key after 'addwitnessaddress' command

I've received my balance to my addresss that starts with 3 which is after 'addwitnessaddress' command. I'd like to know that how do I properly backup my balance to keep safety. Bitcoin Core has a ...
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How to recover Bitcoin Cash from Multibit Wallet?

I have been reading through posts and cannot figure out if this is possible or not. But I had bitcoin on an old Multibit wallet. I do not have the seed phrase from when I opened the wallet, just the ...
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Which address do I use to dump private keys from Bitcoin Core wallet?

Trying to get my private keys from bitcoin core wallet Have got to the part where i put in dumpprivkey then it wants my address Which address do i give?
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How to find the private key of blockchain wallet? [closed]

How to find the private key of blockchain wallet of this address 1DkyBEKt5S2GDtv7aQw6rQepAvnsRyHoYM
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Recovering LTC coin sent to a BTC address

I have mistakenly sent LTC coin(Using bittrex) to my BTC wallet(Zebpay). I have not received the coins yet. The transaction is showing 6+ confirmations on blockcypher and not showing anything in ...
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export Bitcoin Cash private key from Bitcoin QT after send out BTC to exchange

After Bitcoin Cash folked, I have sent BTC to exchanges from wallet Bitcoin QT. Before sending, I have export out a file with format as below in .CSV file: Confirmed,Date,Type,Label,Address,N,ID TRUE,...
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Encypted Private Key -> QR Code

I have a paper wallet with a public address and an encrypted private key ( with a passphrase ), but no QR code. So I need a way to generate a QR image, or manually input the key. Sadly QR generators ...
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To get Public key from Private key

How can I get the corresponding public key of a particular private key using bitcoin core console commands? , just as we can have private key of particular address using dumpprivkey and public key ...
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To get the master private key of HD wallet

How can I get the master private key of HD wallet bitcoin core satoshi client 0.14.2? Any command for that on bitcoin core console? Currently I am on Testnet3.
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Can you ever view your private keys on the TREZOR?

ON a TREZOR, is there a way to see the private key after it has been generated from the seed? One that you could then import into another wallet manually. I don't know that I would ever want to do ...
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How can I export my private key from Block.io?

I want to move my BTC wallet from Block.io to Blockchain.info. As transaction fees are $10 on block.io, I would like to do this by exporting my private key and importing it on the other side. How ...
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Can I change wallet without shifting funds

I have some fund in Multibit, a wallet that has now become almost unusable. I do not want to risk transferring all my bitcoins to another non-Multibit wallet because my last transaction is still stuck ...
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How to dump all private key from wallet.dat (walletversion > 130000)?

I tried to use pywallet and it can't dump all of the wallet's private keys. When I send 10 transactions & decode raw transactions, I will get 10 new addresses, but I can't dump all of the private ...
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Extract private keys from litecoin-qt wallet.dat file

I used litecoin-qt back in 2014, and used the backup feature, which gave me a wallet.dat file... Now i want to extract the private key from the wallet.dat file so it can be used in electrum. I do not ...
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Bitcoin Core for Mac not syncing, can't access private key to export coins to other wallet

Wondering if you can help me guys, I'm new to using bitcoins and recently downloaded Bitcoin Core to my MacBook. I stupidly sent bitcoins to my wallet without realising i had to sync first, but it's ...
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How can I view my wallet private key using Blockchain [duplicate]

I have a newly created account at Blockchain and have read through a lot of tutorials explaining how to display a private key from a wallet stored on Blockchain. None of them are accurate to the ...
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MultiBit HD and exporting private keys

Before I wrote here I was read this post: How can you extract private keys from MultiBit HD? and few others. I know from above thread that it is hard to extract private keys from MultiBit HD wallet, ...
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How to get Mutlibit Hd private keys from mnemonic

I'm trying to use this tool: https://dcpos.github.io/bip39/ but none of the addresses match. I would really appreciate some help.
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How can I export my wallet from blockchain.info to Multibit? [duplicate]

I need to export my wallet from blockchain.info to Multibit, but i have no idea how to do it, can you please help me? thank you
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OSX Bitcoin Core frozen on login while “Activating Best Chain”

I recently downloaded Bitcoin Core for OSX, sent a payment to my wallet address, then waited for the client to complete a sync. About 2 days later and w/ only 8 weeks to go, the client froze. Upon ...
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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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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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from Bitcoin Core to SPV client

I have a wallet on Bitcoin Core with addresses that are receiving and will receive payments in the future (which I can't change); for this reason I cannot send my bitcoins to a new wallet; that said, ...
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Armory paper Backup

I have the paper backup for Armory Wallet but do not have access to the computer which the Wallet was created. How to I export the BTC?
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How to export bitcoinj wallet

I am working on an app which uses bitcoinj. I want to implement export/import functionality to a standard format which can be shared with as many as possible wallet apps. Is there a standard format ...
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If I have only the private key from a multibit private key export, how can I use the bitcoin later elsewhere?

In multibit, you can export the private keys from a wallet into a basic text document (*.key). It will look something like this: # KEEP YOUR PRIVATE KEYS SAFE ! # Anyone who can read this file can ...
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How to import entire Armory wallet into Electrum?

I've managed to import a private key, but how to import an entire wallet?
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Getting keys from multibit to export for electrum

I want to switch from Multibit to electrum. I can't figure out how to make use of the key multibit exports when it does a backup. Electrum and blockchain.info both seem to want something I can paste ...
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I sent my bitcoins from LocalBTC to a unsynced bitcoin wallet program, the bitcoins are not showing up. How do i get them back?

I sent bitcoins from localbtc wallet to a unsynced program, it says 0 in the balance of the program and I really want them back.
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What is the wallet in MultiBit?

What is the actual wallet? The slight confusion comes from the install note - "Backup all your wallets. You can do this by exporting your private keys using 'Tools | Export Private Keys'." If a new ...
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Problem with importing key to blockchain.info

Problem downloaded my wallet into a drive which does not have enough disk space left. has not currently synced yet transferred bitcoins by mistake whilst it was syncing I have backed up my ...
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How do I export my private keys from my Bitcoin-Qt client?

Trying to use this posted method: To export a private key from your Satoshi bitcoin-qt client: launch your bitcoin client as usual and wait for it to load the blockchain and start up click on 'help' ...
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How to transfer addresses from Satoshi client to MultiBit?

I'm trying to take an address from my Satoshi client and transfer it into my new MultiBit client. I have found several questions similar to this, and have tried all their solutions, but to no avail. ...
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How can I export all my private keys using bitcoind?

I know that PyWallet has a -dumpwallet but without using pywallet, how can I export all the addresses and privatekeys with the stock bitcoind? Is there an API command that lists all addresses held by ...