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Funds received from subwallet are not showing

My wallet has approximately 60,000 subaddresses. I was running monero-wallet-rpc, and somehow (I think) the program was not able to save the wallet successfully. When I started monero-wallet-rpc ...
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What are the “ingredients” of a key image?

This is a scenario I've come up with to help me understand key images. Let's say I have Wallet 1 and Wallet 2. Wallet 1 has TXO A and TXO B. I send TXO A and TXO B as inputs to Wallet 2. TXO B was ...
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Is the raw Monero blockchain file different for Linux, Windows, or Mac?

Is the raw Monero blockchain file different for Linux, Windows, or Mac? Where can I download it?
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How to use my 13 word MyMonero mnemonic seed with the GUI/CLI without accessing MyMonero?

It seems that MyMonero.com has been hacked and a lot of XMRs are gone. Mine probably included. I want to check my wallet and send out everything as soon as possible. I setup full node, synced ...
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How do I install Aeon on Ubuntu?

I have a virtual machine with Ubuntu MATE installed. How do I install an Aeon node on this?
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Download Monero Blockchain data and the official client

Is there a site where I can just download the entire monero blockchain instead of waiting for it to sync? And where do I get the official client?
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How could Monero enable instant transactions?

Some cryptocurrencies offer a feature for instant confirmations of transactions. What is required for these instant transactions to take place, how do they happen, and what is required for them to be ...
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Could something like the Bitcoin Lightning Network be implemented for Monero?

Could something like the Bitcoin Lightning Network be implemented for Monero? What differences make a Monero implementation of the Lightning Network (or equivalent) more or less difficult than the ...
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What is MoneroPulse?

I've seen some messages in the daemon about MoneroPulse - what is it and what does it do? The only reasonable reference I can find online is this Tweet that says "MoneroPulse: a loosely distributed ...
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Impact of Collective Code Construction Contract on Monero development

How will the Collective Code Construction Contract (C4) alter the historical process for reviewing commits contained in Monero pull requests? How does ZeroMQ relate to the decision to implement C4?
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What does Shares/Diff number represent on pools found blocks

When the pool I am mining finds a block what does the "Shares/Diff" number represent?
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Is there an online block explorer that supports view keys?

Is there a block explorer that allows you to upload a view key and view the transactions associated with it? If the view key is public (such as a donation address's view key), there is no security ...
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Why did monero-wallet-cli restore the same wallet with different mnemonic seeds?

Using monero-wallet-cli --restore-deterministic-wallet with the following seeds can restore the same wallet: First seed: lawsuit artistic jeans lair plus village potato cedar certain sizes ruthless ...
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Aeon minimum mixin

Aeon does not have a mandatory minimum mixin like Monero does. Despite the feature being relatively easy to add, there is no mention of doing so in the current development roadmap. What advantages ...
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What is the fee structure introduced in 0.10?

In Wolfram Warptangent (Monero v0.10), a new fee structure was introduced, in addition to decreasing the minimum tx fee. What is the current fee structure?
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What was the problem with ASNL forgery?

For background there is https://nickler.ninja/blog/2016/12/17/a-problem-with-ringct/ and this problem had been fixed before this post was made by changing ASNL to borromean signature. For background ...
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My dog ate the USB key with 10000 monero wallet. Are they lost forever?

I don't have a dog, nor 10,000 Monero for that matter, so everything is OK :)! But what happen if I lose the medium on which the wallet with my Monero is stored, or if it is destroyed? Hard disks ...
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Determining the number of available outputs by denomination

How can I determine the entire number of available blockchain outputs for each denomination? Is there a blockexplorer that tracks this data or a bitmonerod command I can use to find the answer to ...
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How long are unmined transactions kept in the memory pool?

Since the RingCT hard fork, there's quite a backlog of transactions in the memory pool, even a single transaction sitting there for 40 hours already. Are unmined transactions "returned to sender" ...
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How much time does it take to transfer monero?

Using simplewallet (now monero-wallet-cli), how long does a typical transfer take to be recognized as part of the total balance of the receiving wallet? Does the mixin # influence the transfer time? ...
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Following coding progress between dev meetings

Monero biweekly development meeting summaries and logs and are published by hellomonero. How can a non developer without the desire to compile from source or idle in IRC stay up to date with recent ...
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Why is there no P2Pool for miners?

Is there no interest in having a p2pool? I think it would be pretty cool to have something like this.
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Can I set up the GUI or daemon to use a non-standard blockchain location in Windows?

In Windows, it's comfortable to double-click the link/icon to a program (as opposed to using the command line). The problem is that the default links/icons for the GUI or daemon (monerod) don't let ...
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Has bandwidth usage or data transferred when mining or hosting a full node increased since the introduction of RingCT?

I've recently started hosting a handful of nodes on my home internet connection and mining to a pool from these machines, it seems as though my internet connection has become a lot slower and a lot of ...
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Wallet initialization failed: basic_string::resize

I just transferred a demo wallet from MyMonero.com to simplewallet, refreshed the wallet using the node.monerohash.com public node and saved it. Afterwards, when trying to set auto-refresh to 1 it ...
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Monero wallet packet sniffing

I've been comparing the weaknesses of Monero and Bitcoin. Following from this about bitcoin packet sniffing. I'm just wondering what an attacker can do if he's on my LAN and can sniff packets on the ...
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How do you convert the mymonero.com seed to the simplewallet/monero-wallet-cli seed?

For those that use mymonero.com, if the site were to fail or suddenly shutter, how would someone be able to easily recover their funds using the seed provided by the website?
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Replay attacks and address differentiation after a hard fork?

Just in case there will be some time a XMR Classic fork ... Are there any technical solutions in the protocol to prevent replay-attacks after a hard fork? Is there any possibility to distinguish ...
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Why is there a multiply by 8 in the hash_to_ec and derivation_to_scalar functions?

Trying to get an intuition about the hashing that Monero is doing. Some definitions: Let P represent a point on the Ed25519 curve that's also a part of the group. Let H represent a hash function. ...
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Monero sync too too slow

I'm syncing monero for the first time. I have an SSD on my syncing PC. I left all day syncing plus all night. I still got 253624 blocks to sync, and letting it all night only synced 400 blocks. This ...
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How do I make my macOS detect my Ledger Nano S when plugged in?

There is a section in Ledger's guide (Chapter 3.2.2) to configure your Mac so it will detect your Ledger Nano S. Could someone write a more descriptive guide for this section?
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What caused the mandatory update for the hardfork in early January 2017?

As far as I know, the plan for hard forks is to always release the code for a hard fork approximately six months into the main repository as a point release before the hard fork code activates. ...
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How exactly does “unlock_time” work?

Monero transactions have something called "unlock time", that prevent transactions from being spent until a certain time in the future. I'm wondering how exactly that works. Can a transaction with a "...
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What is elliptic curve cryptography and why is it important to Monero?

What is elliptic curve cryptography and why is it important to Monero? Please provide both a basic description and an in depth description of the type found on Moneropedia
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What is the “SpendProofV1…” or “OutProofV1…” in the details of a sent transaction in the GUI?

I'm guessing it's either the Confidential Transaction range-proof? Or is it some kind of proof-of-payment I can send to the recipient to prove... payment...? Either way, what privacy or security is ...
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How is the number of ring members selected?

How is the number of ring members signing a transaction selected? Is it selected randomly by the sender or is it defined by the Monero wallet?
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What is a remote node?

There has been a lot of reference to how one can use a remote Monero node for transactions. So what actually is a remote node?
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What is the difference between “trustless” and “trusted” system?

I have read that Zcash is a "trusted" system and that Monero is "trustless". As they are both open source projects, what is the difference. What makes Monero "trustless"?
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Importing a paper wallet to GUI

I have a paper wallet that I made from moneroaddress and wanted to import it to the GUI. Can I import it by starting up the GUI and clicking, "restore wallet from 25 word mnemonic seed," and entering ...
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What is transaction malleability, does Monero suffer this problem like Bitcoin?

does this effect monero in anyway and if it does would something like flexible transactions or segwit fix it? thanks
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Any approximate date we will have Monero wallet with graphical user interface? [closed]

What is the approximate date we will have a Monero wallet with graphical user interface?
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Does the miner program used affect the hashrate?

While mining Monero I have noticed the the hashrate is different depending on the miner used: When I use the xmr-stack miner I get 100H/s approximately between the CPU and GPU. When I use Minergate ...
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Monero Genesis transaction & nonce

I've seen the monero genesis-tx breakdown version 01 unlock time (varint, height, 60 here) 3c vin length (value in) 01 vin #1 (of 1) type (gen, 0xff) ff height for gen input 00 vout length (value out)...
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Run monero only in local network

I want to run some tests on monero, but I only want monerod to communicate to peers on my local network. I don't want it download the official blockchain. I want my wallet, which I will run from my ...
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What is the use of the locked_transfer command in the cli?

What is the locked_transfer command used for? I'm assuming you can lock your coins for X amount of blocks before it gets sent to a destination. What are some use cases for this?
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Can i receive payment from bittrex without payment id?

I created offline paper wallet from moneroaddress.org and i gave me no payment ID. asks for payment ID.Can i receive my funds from Bittrex just using my public address without payment ID?
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From “Pending balance” to “Total paid”

Under which conditions the accumulated amount of XMR in a mining pool, goes from "Pending balance" to "Total paid", then definitely in my wallet? I have exceeded the payout threshold of 0.5 XMR in my ...
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Missing functionality / screen controls in Monero GUI app v0.14.0

I was browsing the getmonero.org website and saw a screenshot in the 'Creating A View-Only Wallet' guide. The screen had way more controls - menu tabs - than what I see on my GUI. Here is a comparison ...
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Accounts got deleted from the wallet

I have a wallet with more than 10,000 accounts in it. I have tried to send some amount from one address to another address within the wallet but the amount sits in the sender's ledger balance for a ...
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Withdraw XMR from exchange EXMO, and deposit to Monero GUI

I want report you my first experience regarding XMR withdrawal from EXMO. They say: (EXMO.com) Jun 5, 12:15 BST Hello! We withdraw XMR only to the integrated address, that is, those in ...

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