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What I have

  1. successfully unlock account with password using web3 api(personal.unlockAccount).

What I Want

  1. If user did not remember their account password, in case of that I want to unlock account via keystore file in private blockchain, if he/she has a keystore file of their account.
  2. If it is possible, How can I get directory path of keystore file of an account and their filename by passing their account number programmatically (web3 api or other).
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    The keystore is encrypted with a password. You can not unlock an account with just the keystore file. – Waqar Lim Jan 9 '17 at 13:17
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    In effect, the keystore file is the account. When you unlock the account, you're unlocking the keystore file. – Richard Horrocks Jan 9 '17 at 13:37

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