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Questions tagged [remote-access]

Questions about accessing a Monero full node or Monero service from a remote location

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Using the monero cli on ubuntu. How do I set it to use a remote node? [duplicate]

I'm using monero-cli on ubuntu and i want to have it connect to a remote node instead of downloading the entire blockchain. How can I do this? Where can I get a list of remote nodes?
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How to put username and password to connect to remote node in the Monero v0.12.3?

I tried to connect to my remote node from my monero gui on my linux machine. But there is no option to put in a user/pass to connect to the remote node. Also the format: user:pass@xxxx.com doesn't ...
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Can a remote node know my wallet address?

When I connect my wallet to a remote node, does it know my wallet address? What information about a connecting wallet is revealed to the remote node?
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When using a foreign remote node does the transaction signing happen on my wallet or on the node?

I don't understand the architecture of Monero wallet(s) - on OSX or on Android. When I choose not to run my own full node/daemon and use (foreign) remote node instead, how does the security of ...
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Do any Monero wallets have the ability to create a transaction without broadcasting it, and then broadcast it later?

Let's say I'm concerned with privacy, so I prefer to run a whole node, and I do. One day, I find that I'm required to pull my node offline, perhaps due to maintenance issues. During that downtime, I ...
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Can you make a send transaction with a monero remote node setup?

Setting up a remote node requires access to a full node that has the entire blockchain downloaded right? So does this mean my remote node can do everything as if it had the full blockchain downloaded?...
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Is Monero in I2P secure now, and how do I do it?

First I'd like to say I love this project and I wanna support it and use it as best I can, but I'm a little bad with computers, and with English, so please excuse me. I am interested to set a Monero ...
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I set up a remote node for moneroworld.com 3 days ago but I'm not seeing it in the DNS

I followed the instructions here https://moneroworld.com/#contribute and set up a remote node and tested tested my ports and it looks like it's working but when I check the dns for node.moneroworld....
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How to connect to my own remote node?

I'm trying to connect to my own remote node by running ./monero-wallet-cli --daemon-address <my ip>:18081 but this command fails: Daemon either is not started or wrong port was passed The ...
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Monerujo deamon adress

I just downloaded the Monerujo wallet and trying to figure it out. Is there an instructions page? I don't know what to put in for a deamon address.
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Are there any security concerns with running two daemons on the same host, with one for remote purposes?

I'm running a regular node on a VPS (interacts with rpc wallet via PHP), and would like to use the same VPS as a remote node for my GUI wallet. Are there any security concerns if I do this? These are ...
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How do I start the monerod daemon as a remote node with a username and password requirement to connect to it?

I'd like to restrict my remote node so that only certain people can connect to it when they'd like to sync their wallet. How can I set up a username and password with my monerod daemon, so that people ...
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Monero GUI Changing from host node to local node

I have deposited coins into my Monero GUI wallet prior to the completion of full node synchronization. My coins are not visible and synchronization is very slow for me, currently 5 days with still ...
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Is the communication between wallet and remote node encrypted?

If I understand it correctly, the wallet provides the remote node with view keys so it can find the corresponding outputs, and later the wallet may also send a signed transaction for the remote node ...
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Can I use the GUI wallet over SSH?

I SSH into a Linux 16.04.2 LTS box, where I run monerod and monero-wallet-cli from the command line. Can I run the GUI similarly? Do I need to I need to add any args to the ssh command? Do I need ...
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Setup remote-connectable node?

I'd like to setup a full remote node for personal usage (meaning I want it to act as a full node to help decentralize the network, but I don't want it to be open to everyone for use with the GUI / CLI ...
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How can I use Monero without syncing the blockchain?

Suppose I have a computer that doesn't have a lot of storage space, or suppose I don't want to wait a while for the blockchain to be synced with my computer. What can I do to use Monero faster without ...
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How can I connect remotely to my own node for other devices?

Basically just wondering how I would be able to connect to a remote node that I run on my computer for other devices to use as my main node.
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In what ways can a wallet connected to a malicious remote node be abused?

There are several efforts under way at the moment to build easy to use mobile wallets for Monero. The most popular approach is to rely on a trusted remote node (either your own or one provided by a ...
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To what extent does my potential level of privacy change by hosting a public node?

Let's say I run a node at home. Let's say I have a laptop from which I run a wallet only. I can access my node from within or from outside my home LAN, whether my node is public or not. I suppose ...
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Can remote nodes still be used with kovri? [duplicate]

If kovri is mandatory for all nodes, could remote nodes still be used for my local wallet?
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I2P and remote node access [duplicate]

Will the planned I2P implementation make impossible to use a remote node? (To use a remote node, you need the set an IP address in your lite client)
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Remotely connect to my full node with a Jaxx mobile wallet?

Will I be able to remotely connect to my own Monero full node from a Jaxx mobile wallet? Will there be an easy method to choose between several nodes such as a Jaxx node, a node I run from home, the ...
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Is it possible to use light wallets / remote nodes with Kovri?

Kovri is a C++ implementation of I2P. I2P is an acronym for Invisible Internet Protocol. The idea behind I2P is to create an anonymous internet. To me, your average semi-educated enthusiast, this ...
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How can I use a private node on Wolfram Warptangent?

I'm using the instructions found on https://www.moneroclub.com/node with no luck. Are these commands still used in monero-wallet-cli?
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How secure is connecting the monero wallet via SSH tunneling to a self run remote server?

Since running the monero daemon to sync with the blockchain requires substantial bandwidth and uptime, I have recently switched to connecting my wallet (with the local wallet files) to a remote ...
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Is there a public remote testnet node?

Similar to this public remote mainnet node? https://www.reddit.com/r/Monero/comments/4jloss/nodemonerohashcom_public_remote_node_for_your/
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What use cases will Kovri have for Monero?

Kovri will be used for Monero wallets and nodes, but how else will Kovri benefit Monero in the future? I thought I heard Kovri could be used to safely access remote nodes for things like MiniNero in ...
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Is there a way to remotely access simplewallet securely?

simplewallet has a RPC mode that allows you to access it via an API. This is intended for local use only. Is there a way to use simplewallet remotely in a secure way?
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How much information is passed from the daemon to simplewallet when scanning for a wallet's transactions?

When simplewallet is connected to a local daemon, the data throughput is mostly irrelevant because communication is done completely locally. But I am curious about how much data/information is ...
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How do I connect monero-wallet-cli to a remote node?

In the post What privacy or security trade offs are associated with not running your own full node? the privacy ramifications of connecting monero-wallet-cli to a remote node are discussed. However, I ...
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How can I access my full node remotely from another location?

What is the procedure for accessing my full node remotely from another location? What security precautions are most important when doing so?