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What is an integrated address?

Integrated address is just your normal address with some extra data bundled with it (the 64-bit payment ID). Standard public address is made of: network byte 18 + public spend key + public view key +...
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Why are Monero addresses so long?

From Cryptonote Address Tests Cryptonote Public Addresses differ in several ways compared to Bitcoin. First, Cryptonote uses two keypairs, known as the spend keypair and the view keypair. ...
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How do I generate a QR-code for a Monero address?

QR-codes have nothing specific to Monero. They are just a 2D representation of a string. It should work with any qr-code tool, and for any alphanumeric string of less than 4296 characters. So this ...
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How can I create (random) payment IDs?

simplewallet will create a random payment id for you with the "integrated_address" command (and give you the matching integrated address too). This is available via RPC as well if you want this ...
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Why are Monero addresses so long?

As explained by Papa Lazzarou, Monero addresses contain two public keys (the spend key and the viewkey). As for the integrated addresses, these include the same information, plus an extra 8 byte ...
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Will integrated addresses ultimately replace payment IDs?

There are no plans to do so at this time. If there were, it'd need to leave a large amount of time for current users of payment ids to switch to integrated addresses. One difference between new style ...
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Given a view key, can you see payment ids?

Anyone without the view key can see the 'long' payment ID (64-char hex string). Here's an example: https://xmrchain.net/tx/09b862419da472c03fc9cb956fc3bd299ec8d36b88a58a79f88c34418de85bb5 Note that ...
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How do payment ids work?

Since StackExchange prefers content to be on the site rather than through links, I've transcribed and annotated the information from luigi1111 on PasteBin to make it more accessible for readers. ...
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Is it possible to avoid Monero address re-use without having to create a new wallet for each transaction?

Update May-2017: there has been some novel research into this, and it will be possible to tweak the sending wallet to allow sending to a special address acting as an "alias". The funds would go to the ...
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Exchanges that support integrated addresses

Tux exchange added Monero with integrated addresses:
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How to "unpack" a Monero integrated address using the command line?

This site helped: https://xmr.llcoins.net/addresstests.html The relevant code is here: https://xmr.llcoins.net/js/site.js on function addrCheck().
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How can I create (random) payment IDs?

Here are a couple other methods you can use in linux to generate payment ids. od -N32 -An -tx1 < /dev/random | tr -d '[:space:] and if you want to use as few linux dependencies as possible, you ...
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How to make an integrated address based on a subaddress?

You don't. Subaddresses also solve the problem integrated addresses were designed for (allowing source identification in a single address). Since you can now generate a subaddress per source/client/...
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How can I give a different address to a sender for each transaction in an easy way?

Creating a new wallet is the only way, yes (assuming you want to give different addresses for the purposes of preventing correlation). An integrated address will allow trivial correlation, as its ...
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What are the differences between integrated and stealth addresses?

Q: What are stealth addresses? Stealth addresses are what ensure the unlinkability of Monero transactions. Someone can publish a Monero address and be assured that all incoming payments will be sent ...
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What is an integrated address?

Integrated addresses are an amalgamation of a standard Monero address and a short payment id, bundled in one single string. They are intended to be used when a recipient requires a payment id, and ...
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Is it possible to get the wallet address from an integrated address?

Yes, you can use Box 8 in the Check Address section of this tool: https://xmr.llcoins.net/addresstests.html
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Using JSON RPC, how do I check for payments for a particular integrated address?

An integrated address is just your standard address and the payment id you chose, bound together into one string. When you generated this standard address, you'd have written down that payment id. If ...
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How to "unpack" a Monero integrated address using the command line?

Monero addresses are constructed using a particular encoding based on base58, so they aren't unpackable using standard Linux tools. However, if you're using Monero, then you are probably using ...
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How do I generate a QR-code for a Monero address?

You can also go to https://duckduckgo.com, and type: qr code 4xxxxxxxxxxxx And it will show you a QR code for 4xxxxxxxxxxxxx. Replace that string whatever you want, Monero address or otherwise. I ...
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How can I set a payment ID of 64 characters hex on wallet cli?

Payment ID is really a message attached to the TX. Usually it's only important when sending to exchanges, services etc. because they use just one address for receiving funds from different users and ...
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Generate a integrated address using a subaddress

It was decided that there should not be such a thing as an integrated subaddress. Only your main Monero address can become an integrated address (this functionality is retained for backwards ...
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Exchanges that support integrated addresses

Poloniex is the exchange with the most Monero liquidity currently and now supports integrated addresses Another large exchange Kraken has supported Monero integrated addresses since XMR trading ...
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Exchanges that support integrated addresses

There are not any major exchanges that support integrated addresses yet, but that is likely to change: Shapeshift is having its development team look into supporting integrated addresses There have ...
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How can I give a different address to a sender for each transaction in an easy way?

The Pull request #1345 is a proposition for a mechanism like that. This is an implementation of the one-time receiving address idea discussed earlier in Reddit.
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How do I generate a QR-code for a Monero address?

Using the Monero Core GUI, for which a beta was released on December 22nd 2016, it is also possible to display a QR-code on the "Receive" page: It even allows to embed a payment ID, e.g. when scanned ...
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Open alias integrated address

Yes, this is possible, though I don't think a wallet implementation of it exists at the moment. First, we need to understand that OpenAlias is simply a protocol whereby a DNS lookup can be used to ...
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Is it possible to tell apart real and testnet Integrated Address

Testnet integrated addresses have 0x36 as prefix. See src/cryptonote_config.h
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