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A secure, forgiving, lightweight and easy to use Bitcoin client

Electrum is a secure, forgiving, lightweight and easy to use Bitcoin client for GNU/Linux, Windows, MacOS X and Android. It protects you from losing coins in a backup mistake or computer failure, because your wallet can be recovered from a secret phrase that you can write on paper or learn by heart. It is Free Software licensed under the GNU GPLv3.


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 August 2013.


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