It keeps you safe from losing coins in a backup error or PC failure, because your wallet can be restored from a secret expression that you can write on paper or learn by heart. There is no waiting time when you start the program, because it doesn't download the Bitcoin block chain.
- Instant on: Your program doesn't download the block chain, it works with a remote server.
- Forgiving: Your wallet can be restored from a secret seed.
- Safe: Your seed or private keys are not sent to the server. Data received from the server is checked using SPV
- No downtimes: Numerous public servers are ready to use, you can switch quickly.
- Ubiquitous: You can use the same wallet on distinct PCs, it will auto synchronize.
- Cold Storage: You can have safe offline wallets and still safely spend from an online PC.
- Open: You can export your private keys into other Bitcoin clients.
|Developer||Electrum Team | see all products from this developer|
|Product Homepage||Electrum Portable|
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|OS Support||Win 7/Vista/XP|