I attempted to update Ethereum Wallet to 1.8.2 and was given an error:

Checksum mismatch in downloaded node! MD5: 308... Please install the geth node version 1.8.2 manually

So I went to https://ethereum.github.io/go-ethereum/downloads/ and downloaded geth 1.8.2 for windows. However during the installation I received the message

PATH not updated, original length 1916 > 1024

I can no longer get Ethereum Wallet to run. Any solutions would be greatly appreciated.

Edit: I am also having the exact same problem with Mist.


Yeah for some reason the Ethereum Wallet doesn't remove the mismatched geth.exe file it has.

Download the latest geth archive file (.zip file) from here (as of writing it's 1.8.2) and then go to "%APPDATA%\Ethereum Wallet\binaries\Geth\unpacked" and delete the geth.exe file there, replace it with the latest geth.exe that you extract from the downloaded zip file.

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    I installed the latest Ethereum Wallet and had the same issue. I was bit confused because the "unpacked" folder does not exist and I try to run the Geth exe in "%APPDATA%\Ethereum Wallet\binaries\Geth". After several attempts I create this folder, move the geth.exe into it, run it and all works – Kaloyan Stamatov May 13 '19 at 11:58
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    @KaloyanStamatov 's solution works, but in my case path was C:\Users\MYUSERNAME\AppData\Roaming\Mist\binaries\Geth and I had to create Unpacked folder and put geth.exe after that it worked perfectly. – Roohallah Sadegh nasab Mar 21 at 21:05

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