importaddress

importaddress "address" ( "label" rescan p2sh )

Adds a script (in hex) or address that can be watched as if it were in your wallet but cannot be used to spend. Requires a new wallet backup.

Argument #1 - script

Type: string, required

The hex-encoded script (or address)

Argument #2 - label

Type: string, optional, default=”“

An optional label

Argument #3 - rescan

Type: boolean, optional, default=true

Rescan the wallet for transactions

Argument #4 - p2sh

Type: boolean, optional, default=false

Add the P2SH version of the script as well

Examples

Import a script with rescan:

unit-e-cli importaddress "myscript"

Import using a label without rescan:

unit-e-cli importaddress "myscript" "testing" false

As a JSON-RPC call:

curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "importaddress", "params": ["myscript", "testing", false] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;' http://127.0.0.1:7181/