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Questions tagged [balance]

Current amount of currency units (bitcoins, ppcoins, real money, etc.).

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How can get balance for btc/bch address and block?

How can get balance for btc/bch address and block ? Similar to web3.eth.getBalance for Ethereum
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getbalance and listaddressgroupings inconsistent

I imported a private key from my electrum wallet (testnet) to bitcoincore (testnet) as follow: In my electrum wallet, I copy the private key associated to the address ...
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How to get amount in RPC

I am developing a bitcoin wallet for education purposes, and i'm working on a getbalance method that given an address i return the balance of the address. Problem is, when communicating via the RPC ...
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How to getbalance for any existing bitcoin address, without long wait

I am new to bitcoin. I've read multiple articles and posts on forums and unfortunately I haven't found the answer I am looking for. Some back story... I just bought a 2TB SSD storage, and installed ...
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Are there any other balance management systems other than UTXOs and Account Based used by blockchains today?

To know how much balance a user has on the bitcoin blockchain you just need to look at their UTXOs. To do the same in Ethereum you just look at their accounts. Are there any other systems used by ...
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Bitcoin Core 17.0 - How to calculate balance with zero confirmations included (watch-only)?

Is it currently possible to calculate balance including UTXOs with 0 confirmations, for watch-only addresses? getbalance "*" 0 true includes utxos with 0 confirmations only if that address has ...
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Is there a way to pay my credit card balance with bitcoins?

So imagine that I have 200 USD on my credit card balance from a bunch of small purchases and bar drinks and tips that I want to pay using bitcoins. I know that I can but gift cards from gyft or do ...
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Get Bitcoin Wallet balance with Python

On a tutorial in Youtube it uses pybitcointools. Upon searching it's github repository, I have found that it was not maintained anymore. Are there any alternative to this library which can get wallet ...
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coinb.in wallet balance does not match “confirmed balance”?

Coinb.in wallet amount is different from "confirmed balance"? Is this because an earlier incoming transaction hasn't actually completed?
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Is there a maximum balance that a single address can hold?

Is there a maximum number of satoshis that a single address can control at a single time? I ask because when I generate regtest blocks to a single address, it's balance gets stuck at 1494999998350 ...
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How can i check bulk BTC address balance?

I'll appreciate some suggestions for online resources or software that can be used to check/monitor a few thousands of BTC address. Thanks
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How to check about 10 million bitcoin addresses?

A few years ago I deposited a specific amount of bitcoins into an address and wrote that address/private key down. I lost the last four characters of the address. I counted that each character can be ...
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Hardfor and Bitcoin wallet balances [duplicate]

hardfork is coming. Is there any risk to use an application? I will have the same bitcoin balance after fork's procedures are completed?
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Bitcoin Address Received/Balance values differ from one explorer to another

Recently I've been looking into experimenting with querying the blockchain. I am running bitcoin-core, full node locally and updated. I am mainly interested in querying watch-only addresses, each ...
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How to know balance in Ledger Nano S?

Ledger wallets have a single static address where to send BTC to, but when looking at the details of the transactions, it is always recorded as different receiving addresses. Looking up the static ...
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Calculating “total received” and balance by an address

This is something which I think should be simple but it's driving me crazy. See for example this list of transactions associated with an address: https://blockchain.info/address/...
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How can I calculate an address’s balance with “total recieved”?

I want to calculate balances of my customers with a process , total received(I get it via api provided by a Blockchain explorer)-total_sent(I store transactions my customers make) but as you know, ...
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Bitcoin core incorrect balance?

So I have ubuntu 16x running bitcoin core. Its a full node and fully synched. Run with bitcoind --daemon as suggested. Using a particular address from my wallet, whenever I send money to the address ...
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Is there any tool to check sum of all BTC based on transactions?

Is there any tool to check sum of all BTC based on transactions? We can easily get this amonut by sum up mining rewards, but what about sum up all non zero wallet balances?
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How does Bitcoin keep track of account balances?

I downloaded the latest bitcoin client and am waiting for it to connect. How does it remember how much money a person has? Do I create an account and the balance is associated with the account each ...
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How does the network know my current balance?

Maybe I haven't yet fully understood how transactions work. And if so, please forgive me my stupid question. But I assume it to be "just" a dititally signed mesaage like "send 1 BTC to Bob" where Bob ...
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Separating user accounts in a wallet for a large scale web app

I'm planning to implement a web platform that maintains user wallet accounts and generally acts as a web wallet. They can deposit, withdraw and transfer coins.The number of accounts should be in ...
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Bitcoin wallet balance doesn't add up to what my addresses have

I have had a bitcoin core wallet on windows for a long time. For most of this time I have been inactive. My client has gone out of sync and my wallet sat on my computer as well as a backup on a usb ...
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Checking/polling a balance of an address in Electrum via the command line/RPC

Suppose, I've dynamically -- via the command line/RPC -- created an address or payment_query in Electrum. And saved its details in a database along with the amount of bitcoins I expect to receive. ...
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How do you get the balance of an address in your wallet using the rpc interface?

The current rpc interface only allows you to see either 1. The balance of the entire wallet 2. How much was received by an address (which is okay... if you never spend) Basically, I want to know how ...
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Is it possible to use xpub address to monitor balance from previously generated addresses?

I'm trying to find a way where I can view balance of my ledger nano s wallet without always attaching it to computer all the time. I found something called xpub address which allows me to generate ...
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Unable to get balance with bitcore lib

Using latest version of bitcore lib , want to check balance for making tx but once I include var explorers =require('bitcore-explorers'); after var bitcore =require('bitcore-lib'); Error: More ...
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How to make a persistent SPV wallet? (bcoin)

I created a wallet on a SPV node. The wallet is initialized from a mnemonic. After receiving some transactions, the wallet's balance looks like: { account: -1, tx: 3, coin: 3, unconfirmed: 136300, ...
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Missing 25% of my btc after a resync…

I've got a wallet with bitcoin in it that I've had since 2011 or earlier. I was just claiming XLM using my receive addresses and the total XLM I received is about 75% of what I should have. I ...
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How address balance is calculated?

It does not seem practical to scan every transaction on a block chain to determine the balance for an account. As the block chain grows this seems even more difficult and resource consuming. Perhaps ...
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How to get balance from a specific address in bitcoinj?

I'm trying to get the balance of a specific address in a wallet by using bitcoinj, but I don't know how. Can someone help me? Thanks in advance!!
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I seem to have too many unspent outputs for my given balance. What am I missing?

I have an address on the testnet. I started out with 1.3 btc. I then sent 0.5 btc to another address. My balance is now 0.8. OK, that makes sense. I expect now to have one UTXO which was the 0.8 in ...
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How to work out the balance for an HD Wallet extended private key?

I am working in C# with NBitcoin. I have created an extended master private key, and I can create the hierarchy of derived keys. In TestNet, I have requested some coin from a faucet, and the ...
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Bitcoin-cli how to get balance of a wallet on different node?

I am making a bitcoin mobile application, and I an trying to get the balance of a wallet that is on the mobile phone, from a daemon that is running on a separate node. The mobile wallet is connected ...
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Can the wallet's balance be deduces from the wallet's address and the blockchain's history? Is this concealable?

Since all bitcoin transactions are public, I guess that all transactions could be summed up to get any wallet's balance. Thus sharing a wallet's address means sharing the whole wallet's data. Even ...
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Why is my phone app wallet showing true balance and my web wallet showing 0 balance

I downloaded my wallet app to my phone my online wallet shows 0 balance my phone app shows true balance why isnt my online wallet showing same balance as phone
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Fetch Balance of wallet without Core wallets of all coin?

I'm creating an exchange like service, I need some for showing all transaction to user like deposit and withdrawal but I'm not using core wallets of any coin, using paper wallets for wallet creation ...
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Can you send bitcoins together from the same wallet if they have been received via various different addresses?

What has been sent to your individual bitcoin addresses is supposedly recorded in the blockchain, but can you then send all of the combined bitcoins (that you received via various different addresses) ...
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multibit balances wrong, not correct for any individual address

In my multibit wallet, it reports X bitcoins. But no address in that wallet contains exactly X bitcoin, and the total reported amount should be greater than X. The reason this is stranger than ...
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how to get the whole balance of a privatekey or publickey BTC

As there are some bitcoin address types of one privatekey or publickey. I can get the balance of one address, but how can I get the whole balance of the privatekey or publickey. How can list all the ...
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The Bitcoin.it wiki says addresses do not carry balances…but all info suggests otherwise

The Bitcoin wiki states, "Addresses are not wallets nor accounts, and do not carry balances." Yet, there's a zillion articles online about Bitcoin address balances, the Bitcoin blockchain explorers ...
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Locked balance in my wallet

I have transferred bitcoin form copay to my friend wallet 4 months ago and I just realized that my coin never sent to my friend's wallet and status in Copay wallet is "Locked Balance". My question is ...
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Does blockchain.info show balances for addresses that are in cold storage?

If a miner mined a large amount of coins and these coins were stored offline once generated, would the balance of the addresses that hold these coins still be viewable on a blockexplorer like ...
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How can one read the value of a wallet from the blockchain?

It seems like the blockchain transactions only stores the number of coins moving from one wallet to the other, but does not have the total amounts for each wallet. Therefore it seems like if you want ...
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Unexplained Segwit transaction results in wrong balance (mixed address transaction?)

I sent 0.005 BTC from my Ledger Nano wallet (Segwit) to my Bitstamp wallet. When checking my new balance on a public address reader, an additional 0.603 BTC was removed. I then checked the transaction ...
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My wallet balance says I have 12 mBTC but only allows me to send 2.63 mBTC. How can I fix this?

I have 12mBTC but when I try to send a transaction, after I enter the amount (allocating enough for fees) Electrum says that I have only 2.63 mBTC. When I go back to check, every transaction I ...
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Do miners keep a “balance” of how much each public key has?

I am trying to understand how double spending can be prevented if mining nodes do not keep a current "balance" of BTC associated with an account? If they do keep the current balance isn't this a ...
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What is the Big-O complexity to retrieve the balance for a user?

Here is the Q/A related to: How is a wallet's balance computed?. Based on this: [Q] What is the Big-O complexity to retrieve the balance for a user? Is it O(n), so basically do I have to iterate ...
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How to retrieve all addresses with non-zero balance and their balances?

I'm looking for a way to retrieve all address balances of addresses with a non-zero balance in the blockchain. Is there a software tool that can calculate the balances in an accessible format? Or ...
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Is my account balance publicly visible?

If I'm sending someone my wallet address, am I making my account balance visible to him? As far as I understand, all transactions are public, which means that if I know an address, I can reconstruct ...