SHIELDqt Import Keys
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Importing private keys to the QT wallet
In the Electrum wallet, click
Wallet > Private keys > Export, where you can get the private key for each one of your addresses (instructions to dump keys from a QT/CMD wallet here).
Note: We only recommend importing keys with a non-zero balance, as importing keys can take a long time.
In the QT wallet, select
Help > Debug window, then click on the
If you have 'encrypted' your wallet, you will first need to unlock it with:
walletpassphrase "<password>" 100000000
walletpassphrase "don't use this password" 100000000
<key>is your private key (e.g.
Hit the enter key, and wait for ~2min for the wallet to rescan for transactions associated with that address. After it's done, the console will print an empty line. Repeat steps 3-4 for any remaining keys you wish to import.
You have successfully imported your private key(s).
Note: If you are having trouble with locked wallets, enter the command:
walletlock, and try again from step 2.
Note: If you are getting a code -4 error, please see: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2234453.msg24005161#msg24005161