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Password does not work in Ethereum Wallet

I have read the other threads on this topic where people have shared their experiences of not being able to decrypt their password on the Ethereum Wallet. I had gone through all the steps of setting ...
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I need help importing wallet contract into mist after my old laptop got wet and had to get new one

Could someone please help me as I am lost here. I am holding some ether in mist. I have the ether in a wallet contract for storage as I read this is more secure than a normal wallet. I came home ...
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OpenSSL error message when decrypting Ethereum encrypted private key

I'm trying to help a friend recover his password for an older format ethereum encrypted private key (EPK). My friend thinks he knows the password. My plan has been to use his best guess at the ...
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Parity keystore wallet recovery

So, I created a new wallet using parity and should have mistyped the password, I am not able to access the wallet at the moment. Is there a tool like https://github.com/burjorjee/pyethrecover for ...
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Ether.li Wallet lost?

I created a Ether.li wallet but missed to press the finish button on the page where you note your keys. Then i transferred money to the wallet which was not saved. After i got on the Ether.li hompage ...
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ether.li OTP doesn't work

When trying to transfer funds out of my ether.li account, I'm always getting an error message that I'm entering the wrong code. But it's definitely correct. Ether.li support doesn't reply. Does ...
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parity - Computer wiped clean. How to bring parity back with my coins?

I've got some RLC coins in my parity wallet/node but computer was wiped clean. How to bring it back. I've saved the 16 different number & letter combinations.
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Ethereum V1 json with ETH in it ( on the blockchain)

I have an Ethereum V1 json with ETH in it (on the blockchain).. Is there ANY method to use with this file and its associated password to access the ETH within? Thanks
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I accidentally sent the same transaction twice because it was pending

I seem to have gotten myself in a bit of a pickle. I sent some ether to another one of my wallets. The gas price was too low and it was pending for hours. I read online that if you send the same ...
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can parity recovery phrases still be used?

I have a wallet generated by an old version of parity such that it gave me a recovery phrase, since I have forgotten the password. (I think I know the password, but parity disagrees with me). How ...
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Recovering transactions from ldb files

I have a geth-based ethereum installation that started crashing with "Missing trie node" errors. In the chaindata folder I have hundreds of ldb files, nearly all of which are around 2.1Mb - but the ...
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What happens if I send ETH to ICN (erc20 token) address when trying to use shapeshift on parity?

The ETH get stuck on the address and when I contact Shapeshift, whey said: Unfortunately we do not own this address. Is it possible that they or the parity have a bug. The address that I used was ...
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Parity : Recover from phrase bugged?

Testing it out : Creating new account via "Create new account manually", it shows the phrase in the end, copy it to txt. Deleting Account1, Creating new account via "Recover from phrase" - pasting ...
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Which password does Mist require when sending from the presale wallet?

Yesterday I was able to import my presale ether into my wallet and the balance now shows in the Ethereum Wallet. However, whenever I try to send and it asks for my password, it says "wrong password". ...
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How to get owner recovery phrase programmatically during keystore file generation?

I've generated keystore file by means of keythereum function generateAddress(cb) { var params = { keyBytes: 32, ivBytes: 16 }; var dk = keythereum.create(params); keythereum.create(params, ...
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How to recover/find metamask wallet file

So I had foolishly kept my metamask passphrase only on StickyNotes. This meant when my computer crashed, I had to reinstall all my programs, but all my files remained. For some reason my stickynotes ...
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Use Web3 to recover address from message signed by ethers.js?

On the client we are using ethers: const signingKey = new ethers.utils.SigningKey(privateKey) const message = Date.now() const messageBytes = ethers.utils.toUtf8Bytes(String(message)) const ...
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Recover myetherwallet account with json but without password

I have lost my usb stick which contained password for access to my myetherwallet. Are there any ways to recover that, only thing I have is .json file, can I get from it private key or is there any way ...
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how to use MEW, (not geth or mist) to use a private key to recover access to some ERC20 tokenss

I lost my jaxx backup phrase. I have private keys to two ERC20 tokens (ICN and SALT). I want to use MEW to regain access/link to my tokens on the blockchain. What are the exact steps in MEW to use ...
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Ledger nano s unrecoverable - have ethereum private keys - How do I get this ETH?

Lost the 24 word recovery sheet, and the pin number... I"ve resolved that the BTC is gone, but if I opened in myetherwallet - and produced private key and UPC code - I'm told I could get the ETH ...
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How to recover an ethereum account with the mnemonics ? And the other way around, namely to generate the right mnemonics from an account?

No geth, or other command line tools, or clients like MetaMask and Mist. What I need is the exact algorithm to recover an account from mnemonics and the other way around.Appreciate implementations of ...
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Signed message offline does not match public key

I'm trying to sign message with private key offline to prove private key ownership. The issue is that when validating signed object public key from private address does not match output from recover ...
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ERC20 token recovery

I am sorry if this is a stupid question but if someone can help I would appreciate it. first I have the keystore to where the tokens were linked to, I already sync completely to the network. I show ...