getnewaddress

getnewaddress ( "account" "address_type" )

Returns a new Unit-e address for receiving payments.

If ‘account’ is specified (DEPRECATED), it is added to the address book so payments received with the address will be credited to ‘account’.

Argument #1 - account

Type: string, optional

DEPRECATED. The account name for the address to be linked to. If not provided, the default account “” is used. It can also be set to the empty string “” to represent the default account. The account does not need to exist, it will be created if there is no account by the given name.

Argument #2 - address_type

Type: string, optional

The address type to use. Options are “legacy”, “p2sh-segwit”, and “bech32”. Default is set by -addresstype.

Result

Name

Type

Description

address

string

The new Unit-e address

Examples

unit-e-cli getnewaddress
curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "getnewaddress", "params": [] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;' http://127.0.0.1:7181/