I hope I’m not breaking etiquette too much by making another Topic, but my understanding of this problem has changed and I want to find an explanation if possible.
My WinZEC wallet has watch-only addresses under the “Own addresses” tab. This is misleading, because I do not actually own the private keys to these addresses, and I cannot recover the funds mined to these addresses! see image:
This topic is meant as a PSA to check that you own the addresses you’re mining to, and if anyone has any idea WHY this happens, please respond. Thanks!
lastly, here is an image of what your Overview tab looks like when you’ve been mining to a watch only address: