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May 14, 2013, 01:25:11 PM

I'm trying to send bitcoins to a person that has the default bitcoin-qt client installed.

He has provided 2 addresses. When I attempt to send to these addresses using my bitcoin-qt client the address field turns red. When looking at the addresses on I get the "Firstbits not found" message.

Here are the addresses:


This is probably something obvious but thus far I have not found the answer.

Thank you!

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May 14, 2013, 01:37:21 PM

both are invalid.

>bitcoind validateaddress 12BDSoRxAoKd214UcWE9Mu1Eg9E
    "isvalid" : false

>bitcoind validateaddress 16mgN7SEmyhgsHeqXTp9NWXQYmf
    "isvalid" : false

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