Why Do I Receive "Unknown Bitcoin Address" Error Message?

While sending bitcoin from Paxful wallet to an external wallet, you may receive a message: “Unknown bitcoin address”. This may happen due any to the following reasons:

  • You have entered an incorrect wallet address.
  • You have entered a non-existing wallet address.
  • You have entered an address that is not a Bitcoin network address.

To resolve this error, do the following: 

  • Verify the wallet address you enter. 
  • Ensure you have entered a valid bitcoin address.

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