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Compute key digest for multi sig wallet

Reading Generating Secure Multisig Addresses (for hot wallets and cold storage), I see the term "key digest". Is this key a private key associated with an address? How to compute the digest? Since ...
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Change public nodes to perma nodes

I'm wondering why public nodes are not changed to permanodes. This way the light-wallet would not run the risk of address re-use after a snapshot. There can be many reasons that the light-wallet ...
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How to create multiple wallet addresses for a single node?

I'm tring to create a website where iota of multiple users can be stored in a wallet using php. Function needed are separate address for each user and they should be able to retrieve balance. I do ...
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How can I be sure that I connect to a valid node? [duplicate]

How can an IOTA Light Wallet user be sure to connect to a valid node? What I mean is, in case someone sets up a Node that just pretends to be one, it could grab the seed. Anyone knows how IOTA ...
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Transferred IOTA from Binance but my balance won't change from 0

I transferred about 27 IOTA from Binance on the 29th. However, my wallet is not showing any balance and no matter what I try, there is still no balance. I am not sure if my wallet was fully synced or ...
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I need help recovering my pre-Kerl funds [duplicate]

I think I generated a couple addresses with a pre-Kerl version of the wallet and sent funds from an exchange to them. I did this after the snapshots, so the funds are not frozen by the Foundation, i.e....
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IOTA wallet not opening on W10 PC

I Installed the newest version of the wallet from GitHub. After the installation I can see the process running in my task manager, but when I click the executable, nothing happens, the GUI doesn't ...
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Reclaim transaction hash

I have just reviewed the transaction hash of the reclaim tool's process and cannot identify the address that this hash references? I understand that it should be the address at index zero for the new ...
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Snapshot pending transactions address strike through line

Hi I have got bit of issue as I have got balance in my seed now as we all know the snapshot happening on 28 jan 2018 was reading article where is says any pending transactions will be wiped out or ...
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How to proceed end to end with iota on Bitfinex (e.g., store them in Keepass)? [closed]

I am quite a newbie and got some iota. I'd like to store them, but I don't know how to even get them out of Bitfinex. I could transfer them to another wallet. Can somebody explain the whole process
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CASE STUDY - What can I do if I have a pending transaction that can't be confirmed because the balance now is less than the transaction?

This is a case study that I'm experiencing in real life. I'm trying to replicate the issue. Wallet A - Balance 3i Wallet B - Balance 0i Wallet C - Balance 0i I'm sending 3i from wallet A to wallet B....
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Where can someone view the source code for the new Trinity wallet? [closed]

The Trinity Wallet (aka UCL IOTA Wallet) is to be released very shortly. Where can someone view the source code to the Trinity wallet?
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Using Tails as USB Wallet - Is it safe?

This Tails Tutorial by onehitwonder was recently posted in the iota reddit and even endorsed by a reddit iota mod. But did any dev or similar look over it, if its safe to use? Would be great for the ...
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How will Trinity or any other IOTA wallet keep up with hundreds of local snapshots per day?

So lets assume that in few years, each node is gonna make 50 or 100 snapshots each day. Trinity is gonna keep local data on each account like addresses, balance, etc.. while at the same time ...
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What are the criteria for a transaction to be confirmed in the light wallet?

I've been exploring the tangle, but I can't seem to find out why some transactions are confirmed while others are not.
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Installing IOTA wallet fails at “npm start”

I tried to install IOTA wallet App on amazon linux ec2-instance. Linux ip-xxx-xx-xx-xxx 4.9.77-31.58.amzn1.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu Jan 18 22:15:23 UTC 2018 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux All is fine ...
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Problem with a Wallet—Outgoing Transaction Appeared

Yesterday I thought it would be good if I send my Iotas to a wallet. I had previously generated seed which worked fine and I did some transfers from and to exchange. Yesterday I did a transfer from ...
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Could a sensor be hacked to steal the money in its wallet?

If there is a sensor with a wallet and someone steals the sensor. Wouldn't it be easy for him to hack the sensor and find the seed?
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maybe lost funds [closed]

Sometime in Q4 2017 I sent my MIOTA to the wallet. I verified then that the funds had arrived. Now I am logging in and the balance says 0. I am having a hard time interpreting the transaction history. ...
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Security implications of storing seed on Trezor password manager

I'm wondering about using Trezor password manager to store an IOTA seed and whether there are any security implications I should be aware of? Many thanks!
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Why are MIOTA transferred to the same wallet and then do not appear anymore? [closed]

I sent 999 MIOTA to my wallet, but after they were received they were immediately transferred again to the same wallet and now the wallet is empty. Can you please explain me what happened and where my ...
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IOTA lightwallet, transaction confirmed, address not attached to tangle, balance 0

I have two seeds set up and wanted to transfer 99.5 Miotas from one to the other. After creating the transaction, it was pending for about 3 hours and i published it to the network 3 more times. Now ...
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How to run IOTA Light Wallet behind proxy on Windows?

If I start IOTA Wallet on windows with proxy configuration I get a lot of Java Script Errors. Is it possible to run the Wallet behind a Web Proxy? Windows Proxy Settings are configured, but still no ...
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Address Privacy

1) Can I say that is more difficult to infer the source of a wallet owner since address will not be reused after an withdrawal? 2) Is it right to say that is it improbable to attack an address to get ...
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How will IOTA avoid re-generating old addresses that have been pruned via Snapshots?

Some people are seeing issues where they have generated addresses post-snapshot that were pruned, which are identical to pre-snapshot addresses. This poses a risk because if you re-use these addresses ...
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What happens to duplicate transactions that say pending, when one has confirmed?

For example, I withdrew 5 MIOTA from Bitfinex to my light wallet seed. I see 6 duplicate transactions, 1 of which went through and is reflected in my total balance, but the other 5 saying pending. ...
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How does Trinity know if an address is being reused on a fresh install AND a new Snapshot?

If a user reuses an address, then the funds might be in jeaporady. Given that, at the moment, the Trinity wallet knows that the user has an active address from the snapshot, and from any recorded ...
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Snapshot notification

When the IOTA foundation performs a network-wide snapshot, they define a milestone index (i.e. the index of a transaction issued by the Coordinator). Nodes who have not seen that milestone (because ...
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How to copy and paste Seed from passwordmanager to light wallet [duplicate]

To confuse a keylogger I don't copy and paste the whole seed into the light wallet, but only part of it and the next part I write by myself before copy and past the next part and so on. Or I write ...
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IOTA Trinity Wallet Installation fails

the installation of the Trinity Wallet does not work. After the download, a white window appears without input possibility or registration
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How can I get back my balance showing in my IOTA wallet?

I use IOTA Wallet Version 2.5.7 (2.5.7). I know I had 101.89800000 IOT in my wallet (my cointracking.info account confirms). I was able to log into my account, but my balance is showing 0. I tried ...
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Trinity wallet - Keychain error on MacOS

When I am setting up a password for iota wallet I get the following error: Cannot access keychain required for secure storage. I am on the latest version of Trinity v0.4.0 and using macOS Mojave. Do ...
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Cant log in with trinity wallet deskop on Win 10 64bit

So I generated a new Seed and now i would like to log in, but whenever I enter my password I get following error: Node returned an error while fetching your account information, change node Whenever I ...
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Address used on Binance lost, and no funds in wallet [closed]

I have created an Iota wallet address. I sent Iota from Binance, but after a few hours I logged in and the address was gone and no funds were showing in wallet. The address I sent funds to isn't ...
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Will the transaction process eventually become easier? [closed]

I’ve heard a lot of good things about IOTA and I myself am quite convinced about the technology. However right now we read a lot about stuck transactions and that we have to promote and reattach for ...
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Why does it take so long to see a completed transaction in history? [closed]

I work with the Light Wallet 2.5.4 After the computer has done the proof of work it says: "Transfer completed" First of all I think this is very confusing, because obviously it is not completed but ...
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How can I know if my IOTAs were stolen?

I see that my balance is 0i, yesterday there was a positive balance. I see a transaction confirmed going out that I didn't make. I created my seed using an offline /urandom command and mixing up few ...
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Iota dollar balance not displayed

I have not accessed my IOTA 2.5.7 light wallet in quite a few months, however I was finally able to get my full balance after a few attaches. I downloaded the Trinity Wallet (with Ledger) and ...
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Integrating IOTA into UNITY

I'm trying to integrate IOTA into the Unity game engine although whenever I try running the code I get "Insufficient value submitted" I have made sure that my seed is accurate and that I have enough ...
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Missing from Wallet [duplicate]

I have just logged onto my wallet, which I haven't used for a while. I log on fine with my seed but it shows a 0 balance when I should have 99 in there. No withdrawals are shown. Please can you help.
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Why is it insecure to use an address more than once and will/can this be mitigated in future wallets or updates? [duplicate]

Can somebody explain to me why using addresses more than once is insecure and whether this will always be an issue or can it be mitigated in wallet or software updates? Thanks.