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Questions tagged [address]

Questions about Monero addresses, including address types, usage, purpose and format

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Base58 prefix, network id and wallet address prefix

The question NetworkByte for Monero Stagenet gave me the impression that, there's a relation between ADDRESS_BASE58_PREFIX and NETWORK_ID, defined in src/cryptonote_config.h If it is so, I can't find ...
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Which wallets or services currently support OpenAlias?

Are there any wallets or services that support OpenAlias formats?
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I've sent real Monero from Coindirect to my stagenet wallet address, not my mainnet wallet address

I've sent real Monero from Coindirect to my local stagenet wallet address and not my mainnet wallet address. The Monero doesn't show up in either wallet (Daemon/Wallets have synchronized). Have I ...
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Monero RPC send transaction from address

I used the following command to pass a monero transaction with the daemon : {"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":"0","method":"transfer","params":{"account_index":2,"destinations":[{"amount":100000000,"address":"...
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Check balance of an address by Monero RPC

In monero RPC, to consult the balance of a wallet we used the following command: "{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":"0","method":"getbalance"}" How then we will do to consult the balance of an address belonging ...
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Are monero addresses always 95 characters long?

Is a monero address always 95 characters long? Reason why is i generated a 93 character somehow from one of my apps im building out. I'm sure its just a bug on my part, but as this only happened once ...
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Are there improvements to enable spending of change funds faster?

Currently when you send coins from your address to another address. The change funds are locked in a "unconfirmed" state. This is a big UX issue as I can't spend my coins again and have to wait a few ...
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Remove accout in cli

How can i remove an account in the cli version on linux? I am created a "disposable" one with account new, but i can't find out how to remove it. And if i create a new sub-address, it is possible to ...
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How many characters can be missing or mis-typed in a Monero address to still be valid?

If I mis-typed or left out some characters, what is the threshold where the address won't be valid? I know Bitcoin and some other addresses have some type of error correction built into the address. ...
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Clarification about old generated addresses?

I often create a batch of wallets (on an air gapped RaspberryPi) for later use. But would like clarification on a few things: 1) With these recent forks, are wallets I created with the 0.11.1.0 cli (...
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Where is the code that generates stealth addresses and matches them with view keys?

I would like to learn more about the nuts and bolts of how monero implements stealth addresses. I have read the cryptonote whitepaper and have a handle on the math and premise of the concept. But I ...
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Monero address validation [duplicate]

I am trying to start an exchange. When testing i came to a minor bumb when it comes to validating an address. Monero addresses may seem random, but they have the following details in common: ...
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What is the base 58 monero alphabet used to create an address?

Is it identical to bitcoin? I know ripple uses a different set of characters, but the same checksum.
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Add an address to the wallet CLI with a payment ID

I've tried to add an address to the address book with address_book add xxx yyy recipient where xxx is the address, yyy the payment ID and recipient is a description for that address but the wallet ...
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Monero address generated by Kraken

I have a Kraken account and got a Monero address, generated by them. It starts with 4GdoN7NCTi8a5gZu and has 106 characters in total. There are digits, letters from A to Z, low case and capitals. ...
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Not found monero wallet address in minexmr.com?

Yesterday I created my Monero wallet and I got a plain address in Monero GUI program which is 95 characters. I installed and run xmr-stak program on my win7 system, and after typing H it shows 800+ H/...
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Possible lengths of Monero addresses?

I'm doing crude client-side verification of a form that includes an input for a Monero wallet. What are the possible lengths of an address? Are 106 and 95 the only possible lengths?
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What is the XMR Withdrawal field for when there is another address field on top for Binance?

On the binance withdraw website, there is an xmr address field and then below it there is another xmr withdrawal field. What is that field for?
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Can you use an integrated address when withdrawing from bittrex or other exchnages?

Currently bittrex can find out if you reused a monero address if you used the same one. Can one use an integrated for bittrex withdraws? integrated addresses is the public key and the payment id ...
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Is there a tool to separate an integrated address back to a regular address and payment id? [duplicate]

How can you convert an integrated address back to a regular address with a payment id?
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How can one list out all the payment_id's that has received funds?

Is there a way in monero-cli to find out all the previously used payment id that has received funds? Basically I just want a list of every transaction that has a payment id associated with it. I want ...
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C++ program to generate mnemonic seed, view/spend keys and wallet address?

Is there a simple C++ program to generate a mnemonic seed, view/spend keys and a wallet address? The reason I am asking this is because I am working on an iPhone product and I require this to ...
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Where can the wallet address prefix be set

In Electroneum (A monero fork), there is a prefix set such that every wallet address begins with ‘etn’ . Where can this be set in the monero code and what is the purpose of it?
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Why are there many Monero addresses starting with 4JUdGzv…QvVCjZb?

So far I've found: 4JUdGzvrMFDWrUUwY3toJATSeNwjn54LkCnKBPRzDuhzi5vSepHfUckJNxRL2gjkNrSqtCoRUrEDAgRwsQvVCjZbRx8NCvspxJMRJcG69H ...
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Best method to query address balance of 10,000+ monero private keys and store it in a mysql database?

I'm looking to write up a PHP script that can query 10,000 monero private keys to get its balance. Once the balance is updated, it will be stored in a mysql database. I know scanning the monero ...
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Why are do some addresses on the Monero testnet begin with '9' and others with 'A'?

I thought the prefix of a cryptonote address was fixed. For example AEON uses a Wm. And Monero a 4. But sometimes the Monero testnet has addresses that begin with a 9 and sometimes they begin with an ...
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How can one verify if a Monero address is valid? [duplicate]

I have the following monero address: 42W3TTERE8f87AHQFKUUBrcuMxqviVmcgJ12aekBGzGXZQbHxsC4MJCZkLMYmZhfgu7FnoBcv4J7kC9ZJafqMQNFTMYwga8 Is there an online tool to validate a monero address is valid?
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Creating multiple XMR addresses in a single XMR GUI wallet

I downloaded the Monero GUI wallet from the official website, extracted all files, opened my .exe file, got me the XMR address and finally, successfully sent and received bunch of XMR already. At ...
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How to sweep coins from an existing monero address if you have all the keys?

I have a bunch of xmr addresses with all the keys. How can I sweep the coins from these addresses into my own? Which wallet support this feature?
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In Javascript how to generate a monero address using the pub spend key and pub view key? [duplicate]

I'm able to generate the public view and spend keys. pub spend key 87af637178d59b0f94deb8dfce207844e1aa92ba1e20655d44dffb402fc2171b pub view key ...
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In the CLI wallet, how can I send to an address book contact?

Given a contact in the address_book, I would have expected to be able to send like so: transfer [address book index] [amount] Or: transfer 3 4.321 Can I directly use the address book entries as a ...
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In Javascript, how can one verify a signed message using a provided monero address?

Is there a library to verify a signed message with a provided monero address in Javascript only? I'm trying to build an app in javascript that takes a signed message and verifies that a particular ...
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How will payment metadata be incorporated into the range proof?

According to this comment, which reads: @kenshi84 I now agree with JollyMort's idea that we should not allow integrated subaddresses and should not allow multiple integrated addresses in a multiple ...
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Are there any plans to make monero addresses shorter?

Monero addresses are quite long. Are there any plans to make them shorter?
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Making an address transparent to public view

What methods are there to make a monero address transparent to be viewable publicly on the blockchain? Say your a non-profit and you want your address viewable publicly, how can this be done?
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Sent monero to the wrong address

I know that if I transfer moneroj to an incorrect but otherwise valid address, I will lose my moneroj. So I am wondering: What is the likelihood that a 95-character string corresponds to a valid ...
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Why Monero address is converted to base 58 in blocks, instead of all at once?

I realize that the public address, which is 69 byte, is converted to base 58, but is not converted as a one large number, but rather each 8 bytes are converted separately. What's the motivation for ...
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Buy with Address instead of integrated address - monero wallet GUI

I ve used my address instead of an integrated address to buy monero coins via an online plateform and now the balance of my wallet is not updating. Does anyone know what I should do in this case? ...
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Stealth address, is there a static part at the end?

If I understand things correctly from the whitepaper in order for Alice to send me monero she will use my two public keys A (public view key) and B (public spend key) which she gets from my address (A,...
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I have a private key for a monero address. Which application lets me load in a custom private key to spend from?

If I have a monero private key, how can I spend from it? Which program lets me import this key and spend from it?
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Is there a sample javascript code of how to generate a monero adddress from a string of characters?

I'm looking to make a Javascript brain wallet generator for Monero. Is there a Javascript library to create Monero addresses?
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Two functions in Mininero to derive Monero address from hexadecimal seed?

In Mininero's code, there are two functions that seem to derive monero addresses, getAddr and getAddrMM, but only the former agrees with the address provided by monero-wallet-cli. What is getAddrMM, ...
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Technical questions about addresses and keys

As I understand, the private spend key is 256-bit value and this key determines exactly all other keys. Are there exactly 2^256 options when creating a wallet? i.e. does every 256-bit value can be ...
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Why does the address change after putting it in the GUI wallet's address book?

I used the GUI wallet's address book to store an address. When I added the address, the address was changed. It went from 4Gdo... to 46w8M... the monero was sent and is confirmed on the blockchain, ...
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Monero wallet packet sniffing

I've been comparing the weaknesses of Monero and Bitcoin. Following from this about bitcoin packet sniffing. I'm just wondering what an attacker can do if he's on my LAN and can sniff packets on the ...
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How to send XMR from Minergate to Poloniex?

sorry total newb here. I've been mining Monero after seeing the talk at Coinbase. Really like what you guys are doing. Now I'm trying to send my XMR from Minergate to Poloniex. My Deposit address ...
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Private key - implications of sharing and relationship to public address

1) What is the relationship between the private view key and its associated public address? 2) What concerns are there about sharing or even publicizing a private viewkey?
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How to manage a large number of low-powered miners?

A while ago, I got my hands on a large quantity of used, small form factor PCs. (Basically NUCs). I quickly ran out of TVs to attach them to, and decided to use them to play around with Monero. ...
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How can we be sure that monero wallet addresses are unique?

This question is probably not necessarily limited to monero wallets, but I have been playing around with the Monero Offline Wallet Generator and wanted to know how anyone could ever be sure that a ...
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What is the regex for a Monero address or Payment ID? [duplicate]

What is the best, most correct way of regex'ing the address and payment ID for Monero?