Questions tagged [seed-phrase]

The seed phrase is a long binary number in human-readable form (BIP39 wordlist) that allows you to easily recover the private key, i.e. access to funds in your wallet.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
3answers
68 views

Cannot recover Daedalus wallet after deleting on account of wallet not syncing

I sent ADA to Daedalus wallet. When opening the wallet, it took from 6:30 pm yesterday until around 4 am this morning to sync. I then deleted the wallet (since I have my recovery seed) and downloaded ...
2
votes
0answers
15 views

What tools are currently available or in development, to watch an address, and expose a bad actor that without authorization took ADA from a wallet?

Despite that the legitimate owner of a given amount of ADA in a wallet went loose on keeping hxs account secure, and the saying "No your keys no your ADA", when a bad actor takes ADA not ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

How are you going to stop scammers?

I was the victim of a scammer today, they were asking for ADA and I lose all my savings. If a scammer gets 500k ADA that in the future for sure will become billions. Is there any chance it will ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

cardano-wallet generated seed phrase -> List with quotes and commas

I have been following the Exploring cardano-wallet doc and have run into a bit of a snag when creating a wallet. The cardano-wallet recovery-phrase generate command returns a newly created seed phrase....
7
votes
2answers
272 views

15- or 24-word recovery seeds for ADA wallets

In security terms, what is the difference between 15- and 24-word seed? Therefore, which option is recommended (from a security point of view)?
5
votes
5answers
131 views

Where can I get the BIP39 file?

I would like to leave a copy of the BIP39 words with a person of my trust. Where is the safest place I can download the BIP39 file?