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How Do I Access My Old Bitcoin Wallet?

Assuming you old bitcoin wallet is a standard wallet (encrypted wif format), you can follow the steps below:

1. Download and install the latest version of Bitcoin Core.

2. Open Bitcoin Core and select the File > Backup Wallet menu item.

3. Specify the name of your wallet and the location to which you want to save it.

It’s recommended that you save it to an external drive in case your computer crashes.

4. Once the backup is complete, close Bitcoin Core.

5. Download and install the latest version of Armory.

6. Launch Armory and choose the Create or Import Bitcoin Wallet menu item.

7. Choose the Import Bitcoin Address option and enter the private key from your backup.

8. Give your wallet a name and click the OK button.

9. Your wallet will now be imported into Armory and you can begin using it!.

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