You can also import the wallet.dat directly into Electrum. Bitcoin Core needs to download the whole chain (as you mentioned) so that'll take a while. Without the chain, your transaction are indeed illegal/conflicted.
Can I copy and paste my wallet.dat into Electrum's files?
I want to import my wallet.dat file into Electrum. Can that be done?
Hi, Wondering how I can import the wallet.dat file from bitcoin-qt client to Electrum wallet offline. I would like to keep my current bitcoin-qt wallet offline and be able to do transactions from my offline computer to my online computer using Electrum.
Does Electrum support cold wallets? Can I import private keys from other Bitcoin clients?
March 12, 2014Importing Bitcoin from a paper wallet into Electrum. Sending money to a paper wallet is the easy part.
You can also import the wallet.dat directly into Electrum. Bitcoin Core needs to download the whole chain (as you mentioned) so that'll take a while.
Import Wallet Create a new wallet by importing an existing wallet file. Drag the wallet file into the area above. Supports blockchain.info (wallet.aes.json) files.
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