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How can I get more than 1 BTC on testnet?

The only way I know of to get testnet coins is through faucets such as the following. https://testnet-faucet.com/btc-testnet/ https://testnet-faucet.mempool.co/ https://kuttler.eu/en/bitcoin/btc/...
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How many bitcoins do bitcoin faucets give away per day on average?

I just found out about bitcoin faucets. Apparently they give away very small amounts of bitcoins (or satoshis, for that matter) in exchange for performing some minor tasks, like solving CAPTCHAs or ...
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How to send requests to a testnet faucet to collect coins at my address?

I am really new to Bitcoin and have just started reading about it. From what I understand testnet Bitcoin can only be requested every 12 hours or so and yields a very low quantity. I would like to ...
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Bitcoind in test network doesn't display transactions

Hello i'm setting up the bitcoin-core daemon, i use version 160300 ( but it is same problem with newer version ). I have made config like this: testnet.conf server=1 listen=50 listenonion=0 testnet=...
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looking for faucet API so i could use it for tests - Automated faucet

i would like to make some tests on test net, the issue is every time i have insufficient fund in my wallet i need to find a faucet and manually add funds. i would like to create an automatic faucet ...
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Where can I get bigger amount of test BTC?

We are conducting some testing with the end users of our application and I need a bigger amount of test BTC for it. Using faucets, I can get 0.1 or 0.01 per request with captcha, but I need something ...
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any faucet that can give even 1 satoshi of BTC immediately?

Is there any faucet that can give even 1 satoshi of BTC immediately without waiting til you have some amount, and without faucethub account?
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BCH ABC testnet Faucet? [closed]

I want a bitcoin cash ABC chain (BCHABC) testnet faucet. Cause 15th Nov. onwards after a hard fork on bitcoin cash network existing bch faucets are not working. Even questions over here are also not ...
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On the Bitcoin testnet, will transactions with higher fees get mined quicker?

I wonder if anyone here has spent enough time on the Bitcoin testnet to give me some insight on how the market forces there work. I am a teaching assistant in a university blockchain course with ~75 ...
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Bitcoin cash faucet

Is there any other bitcoin cash faucet instead of this I'm facing the same problem as this question.
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Looking for a Bitcoin Cash (bch, bcc) testnet faucet [closed]

As the title states I am looking for a Bitcoin Cash faucet. I know about the very nice one: https://testnet.manu.backend.hamburg/bitcoin-cash-faucet but it seems to be down at the moment. A google ...
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How to use bitcoin testnet wallet

I have a simple use case. I want to send some testnet coins to my testnet wallet and be able to see it in bitcoin-core in testnet mode What I did so far: 1. Go to File-->Receiving address. ...
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what is the fastest free way to get at least 1 satoshi

I know CPU mining uses more power than its worth. I know GPU mining uses more power than its worth. Yadda yadda. Regardless, I have a spare server, my home internet is on an unlimited plan, and ...
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How to find ripple faucet coin for development

I'm developing an app with ripple. I need some faucet coin for ripple. How can I find it?
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Segwit Address Supporting Testnet Faucet

Looking for a good Segwit supporting testnet faucet and preferably one that supports P2WPKH addresses, however answers that allow only P2WSH are fine too.
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Why bitcoin faucets pay different amount depending on user's location?

I have noticed that faucets like moon faucets, bonusbitcoin and bitfun pay a lot more satoshi for the same amount of time and bonus depending on location. A person in US earns around 7 times more than ...
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Where can I request ardor ignis testnet coins?

I can't seem to find a faucet to get ardor or ignis coins since u cannot mine it. Where can one get some?
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Why does websites give me Satoshies?

I am new to the bitcoin world and I am wondering why does some websites give me satoshies just by subscribing to it? (websites like moonbit).
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I am a motivated first timer in Hawaii! Looking for friend/mentor [duplicate]

I've set up a Blockchain account, because I've spent a couple days on all the Davi sets, researching and gaining all these satoshi, but my account balance is still current at zero. After all that work ...
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Is freebitco.in legit site?

Is freebitco.in a legit site? This is faucet. What is the use of faucets in bitcoin. Is it also a mining business?Please tell me more about faucets.
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Whats the minimum recommended output for a faucet-like system? (April 2017)

I am building a software to involve friends. I am testing it. I made several sendmany transactions with 43478 Satoshi. I wont be using high fee Bitcoin system man....... There are better things ...
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Where can I collect Bitcoins? [duplicate]

I haven't used Bitcoin for a long time, but I am interested in Bitcoin again. Where can I get free Bitcoins?
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What do you want from bitcoin faucets? [closed]

I operate a very high potential bitcoin faucet. Currently it is the highest paying faucet (only available for mobile). I know faucets are considered passe, but many people still use them. Im curious, ...
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Not receving Bitcoins to my testnet wallet

I am running the bitcoinj wallettemplate on testnet3. I have this address miAKWcmebJ7TYyZCYUx54djHsatVGdNZA8 , I tried out some websites which sends me testnet coins (Faucet). But I am not receiving ...
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How can I send thousands of small amounts (10'000 sat.) to bitcoin wallets without paying to much fees?

I want to make a faucet. But my problem is that I don't know how I can make my payouts. I would have a lot of little amounts (like 10'000 satoshis) to pay. Is there an efficient way of doing thousands ...
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Why would someone use a BTC faucet if it pays 200 satoshi every 15 minutes?

I've seen many people talking about faucets but why would a sane person do it to get less than 1 cent every 15 minutes???
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Do I need to keep updating my wallet address in faucets?

I notice that my wallet address keeps changing and I am wondering two things: Why does the address dynamically change? Do I need to update the wallet address in the faucets I use in order to receive ...
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Xapo api tutorials

I am building a website and wish to have a deposit bitcoin widget on website. I want to have xapo api to generate new address and get callbacks from it. Can someone please help me figuring out the ...
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How do deposit bitcoin works?

I visit so many faucets everyday and some gaming faucets like wonderlandcoin,playbitcoin,faucetbirds,robotcoingame and many more.I also visit some betting websites like satoshibet,777dice and many ...
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How do the faucets earn money?

There are quite a lot of bitcoin faucets on the Internet. They give away bitcoin for free, but where do they come from? Won't the faucet operator lose money?
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Are Bitcoin / Cryptocurrency free & paid "Faucets" illegal in the USA?

I was wondering if Bitcoin faucets were illegal in the USA? What about a paid bitcoin faucet where you pay in other coins to get a few cents worth of BTC?
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How can my NXT client/server send to multiple addresses paying one 1 transaction fee?

I know bitcoind lets you have multiple outputs (sending to multiple address) via the command line. Does NXT support this feature? I want to create a faucet application where I can send to multiple ...
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Why did Ripple do a giveaway?

Was there ever a stated reason for the giveaway? Was this in response to the ridiculous criticisms they received such as "centralization" and concentration of wealth?
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Bitcoind doesn't find transactions / synchronize / update until last block from Testnet

I set up bitcoind as server. It downloads the testnet blockchain but it is inconsistent with public data: http://blockexplorer.com/testnet/q/getblockcount 182951 (As of 18/02/14) And bitcoind ...
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What is the point of a bitcoin faucet?

What is the motivation for the faucet owner? Just to get a browser visit/IP address/plant some cookies?
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Is there any where to get free testnet Bitcoins?

I'm building a project with bitcoins and want to test it with testnet. However, I don't have any testnet bitcoins, and despite the difficulty being less than 100 usually, I still haven't been able to ...
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Do faucets actually work?

Doing a simple Google search shows that there are many places on the Internet that say that they give out free bitcoins. All you need to do is give them your deposit address and confirm that you're ...
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