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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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trying to recover funds from an older ethereum wallet

I downloaded an older version of ethereum wallet in march. and transferred some ether to the account. I have not uploaded in a few months but when i turn on wallet, it refuses to download new blocks. ...
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How to transfer ethereum keys and blockchain to another computer (parity) [duplicate]

I synced the blockchain, using both parity ang ethereum wallet(parity --geth) on an external vps(digital ocean) Now I would like to download everything to a local computer with scp. I found ...
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Trying to get DAO tokens back to ETH, nothing works

Is it too late or something? Have they run out of ETH to give back? I followed the steps in this question: How do I convert my The DAO tokens into ethers using the withdrawal contract after the hard ...
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Ether.li recovery algorithm does not work for me, how to overcome this?

Unfortunately, I have used Ether.li to store some Ether. Now I want to recover my Ether Classic (not supported by Ether.li) by setting up the contract manually on the Classic blockchain. That is so ...
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ETC Split to non-hf wallet - lost?

I think I may have lost all of my ETC. Following Vitalik's instructions laid out here: https://blog.ethereum.org/2016/07/26/onward_from_the_hard_fork/ I created 2 new wallets on the same wallet ...
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How do I release 25 ether from a Wallet Contract I accidentally created a few months back?

When I first started with Mist, I sent 25 ether to a Wallet Contract. It showed up on Mist for a few weeks and disappeared. I see the transaction here: 0x7de54cbb5ab805bfbb96014f415799712d5ada35 ...
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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 can I recover or reset a lost wallet password?

Let's say that a user has lost or forgotten their password. Is there a way to reset the password or recover it?
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I've forget my presale password and i'm trying to recover it with pyethrecover [closed]

Can someone help me please? I'm using pyethrecover and i've got this bug when i'm trying to bruteforce with some password :
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Ethereum Wallet Password Recovery [duplicate]

I recently moved some ETH to the Ethereum Wallet, but I must have committed a typo by accident when creating the password, as I cannot send it from the account now. Can someone please help me ...
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How to track a missing transaction on private testnet?

I'm having trouble getting a couple test transactions to show up in the destination account balance. Code is below. Appreciate someone pointing out whatever move I've made... Running geth as: geth --...
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Which password is required to unlock my accounts?

What password is my geth 1.3.5 ethereum wallet asking for when I try to send a transaction? I am having trouble figuring this out since I don't remember a wallet password on setup.
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How to recover presale wallet password from mnemonics

I have the following stored in my secure password manager from the presale: A 40-character hexadecimal address A 64-character hexadecimal private key A list of 24 mnemonic words Something I called "...
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Anatomy of a Geth Wallet File

Just want to make sure I can fully recover a geth wallet. There are many parts to a typical wallet file: {"address":"ethaddress", "Crypto":{"cipher":"..aes","ciphertext... So basically theres the : ...
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Mist password not working. Is there a way to open a new account?

I have a mac. How do I delete mist and re-download it + blockchain so I can start fresh? My original password is not working (only 1 eth in it so not worried about loss). If it needs to be deleted ...