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How does a recipient share his/her address with a sender?

Person A wants to send some bitcoins to Person B. How will Person A come to know about the Person B's address? And for every transaction Person B's address (as well as Person A's) changes. How will ...
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How find own address in testnet using bitcoin-cli?

I have bitcoin-core installed, I am running it in testnet mode. Now if I want to fund my wallet, I need to know the receiving address. How do find my receiving address, so that I can fund it and then ...
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I sent bitcoins from one wallet to another. Next day, the receiving wallet shows balance 0

I have sent some bitcoins from bitcoin.com to the crypto app wallet, yesterday. But, the app still shows 0 bitcoin balance. I checked the receiving address on the block explorer and it showed that the ...
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Custom receive payments method?

So it's a known problem that blockchain.info's api only allows a gap of 20 unpaid addresses, which sucks and makes their api almost completely worthless. But I was thinking how could I make my own ...
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How does one checks which customer made a payment?

One question I'm not able to properly answer when asked is How exactly can the blockchain verify the identity of the user without a centralized trusted party such as VeriSign? I know this is done ...
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NBitcoin how can I get notify when I receive coins?

I something like onCoinReceived in bitcoinj Example with bitcoinj
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'Create a new receiving address' is greyed out, why?

on the new wallet I created the button for 'create new receiving address' is greyed out. I've tried looking for answers over several places but most the guides and posts are outdated. Also the wallet ...
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How do you generate a qr code for a new address and check for incoming payments from the command line?

Which one do you recommend for this Command line to generate QR-Code + address for requesting money Command line to check if the above has been received I don't want to install too many versions of ...
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I can pay invoices on my mainnet LND node, but others cannot pay my invoices

I have an LND node running the 0.5.2-beta release on a 2 core, 8GB ram Ubuntu 16.04 VM. This is my node: https://1ml.com/node/02d5efae50c1cdc6011e40b74f061ea4f444088865ec14a59e4ee6cf0d71c842fc I used ...
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How can I import my public key from a mnemonic seed phrase to receive a payment?

I installed Trust Wallet on my Android smartphone. I carefully wrote down the reminder words in the proper order and hid them. I know where they are. How do I use the words to get the key (public or ...
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Enable Bitcoin payment for a new SaaS

I'd like to create a Software as a Service (written in Python, so it would be nice to have good for this language) with some paid content in BTC. Basically, I would like that users are able to pay: ...
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Using BTCPay To Accept Undefined Payment Amounts

Following advice from users on this site, I have implemented a BTCPay Server and got it set up to receive payments. I am comfortable using the API. My need is to set up receive addresses for many ...
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missing turnover [duplicate]

I read what you wrote about missing turnover. I also got told this. They told me I just have to put a certain amount of BTC to my wallet because of the circulation. When I have this amount in my ...
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Sending bitcoins to myself

If I send bitcoins from my wallet to an address I created in my wallet, will I get more than 1 confirmation eventually? And do I have to wait for all the block to be downloaded to my wallet so I can ...
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Bitcoin sent, recipient claiming not received

I sent bitcoins to the address I was given (double checked). The recipient is claiming they did not receive it. I sent them a different payment yesterday at 8:30p and they didn't get it until 4:00am ...
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I don't have data on my phone, can I still send and receive bitcoin without internet?

I dont have internet on my phone at all at the bitcoin ATM and want to know if i can still receive my bitcoin with my phone
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Electrum wallet address not showing

I've just installed the electrum wallet accordingly said by every other website but wasn't able to find my wallet address under the receiving tab or anywhere as mentioned over the internet. Also what ...
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Electrum I requested wrong amount QR code but paid larger amount from luno?

I requested "Receive" bitcoin on Electrum and mistakenly entered my amount in "mBTC" instead of "BTC". (My first time) I then scanned the QR code with LUNO under Send bitcoin. It gave me the incorrect ...
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Is there a way to see the precise time of when a transaction was sent out?

I'm a developer. I'm not really knowledgeable in bitcoin development, yet. Say, I'm using Electrum wallet. I share an address with someone. The thing is that I need this someone to pay a certain ...
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How to get notification on bitcoin receive with bitcoin core

How can I get Bitcoin receive notifications with Bitcoin Core. I have tried the walletnotify and blocknotify options. walletnotify is fired two times when I send or receive bitcoins. And with ...
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Why are there equal send transactions for each receive on Bitcoin Core?

I've lunched a new Bitcoin core wallet, and generated some addresses using it. Then I tried to receive some BTC to these address, and then, found out if I receive some BTC, there are equal send ...
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Receiving funds for the first time

Disclaimer new to bitcoin: Do I need to make a transaction with an existing account before receiving first time payments to legitimate verify my account ?
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Bitcoin confirmed but have not received anything [duplicate]

Transaction number 2f1271a411b296ee2fbc5941809cbf4d4718a0c564de4a437f505073a92da3b8 Why have my not received the Bitcoin
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When will I receive bitcoins

Today I sent bitcoin to my bitcoin core wallet. I used an address under recieve bitcoins. The transaction has been cleared on the blockchain for several hours but is not showing up in my wallet. ...
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How to add money to my Bitcoin Wallet and send my first Raw Transaction with OP_RETURN using bitcoin-cli

Background So after reading these two articles (Learning Bitcoin from the Command Line and Mastering Bitcoin), I am trying to piece together how I can get my first transaction with OP_RETURN data ...
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Blockchain Explorer says received but it's not received yet!

I sent some Bitcoin to my friends wallet since 2 days ago. It says approved and sent successfully on my end. And even on blockchain Explorer it says confirmed and received. But my friend says he hasn'...
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Deduct transaction fee always from 1 receiver address if sending some BTC amount to 2 different receiver addresses in single transaction

Need help!! anyone there.. How to Deduct transaction fee always from 1 receiver address if sending some BTC amount to 2 different receiver addresses in single transaction
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Do receiving addresses expire on Multibit?

Okay so I have tried Resetting Blockchain and Transactions plenty of times. The only thing is I used an old receiving address that I used about 2 months ago. Do these addresses expire? Can they only ...
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How to create a receiving address using the Bitcoin Core client?

Im new on bitcoin 1-2 years ago I used bitpay and coinbase but now Im trying to get the wallet directly on my macbook.Downloaded the bitcoin core from bitcoin.com So, Im registered on https://gourl....
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Bitcoinj wallet can't receive coins in Testnet3

I have a problem with bitcoinj. I have created a wallet and than trying to send coins to it in Testnet3 using this faucet: https://coinfaucet.eu/en/btc-testnet/ Coins sended, transaction confirmed, ...
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Can't see balance after some time

I'm trying to use bitcoinj library to receive bitcoin payments and monitor the balance on the address. My implementation is based on DeterministicKey watching public key. The code below is working ...
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How to link a bitcoin address to a wallet address?

BitGo has a feature where you can have multiple addresses under a wallet. The wallet also has its own address. Now suppose I have two addresses under my wallet. This means for any user to send me BTC, ...
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Is the transaction within Genesis block spendable? [duplicate]

Are the transactions added to the genesis block spendable, just like any other transactions from other blocks, or is that an unspendable coinbase transaction. In other words.. Is the transaction ...
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How to generate a new receive address for each transaction on the Nano Ledger S?

I am wondering if it is possible it have a new receive address each time I receive a crypto. Some exchanges do this for you automatically, but I noticed each time I hit 'display' it was the same ...
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Is it secure to put a wallet address on one's business cards as a QR code?

As a company, we're making business cards, and would like to put our bitcoin addresses on our business cards as QR codes. Yet, I know that it is a best practice for wallets to cycle addresses - I mean,...
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How to dynamically generate bitcoin receive address with a Nano Ledger S?

Is there a way for me to create an app for only my personal use, on my iPhone, that would create a valid receive address for my Nano Ledger S? I know that all of the address are derived from a master ...
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Understanding the receive tab in electrum

I've downloaded Electrum and have successfully transferred my first small amount of bitcoin to my wallet (after purchasing some through an exchange). I used the receiving address (by copy pasting it ...
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Sending and receiving address

What's the difference between sending and receiving address? I mean, if for mistake I asked to send a payment to my sending address, have I lost my bitcoin? TX
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Sending bitcoins to a "Sending address" in Bitcoin Core

I'm trying to understand some basic concepts in the Bitcoin Core (v.0.15.1) and in the bitcoin "world". I'm using a testnet, and used https://testnet.coinfaucet.eu/en/ to send some bitcoins to a "...
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When you receive a BitCoin what do you actually get?

Say someone sends me 0.5 of a BTC to my desktop wallet, is it a digital file or lines of code that they send me which has monetary value? I'm very confused on what you actually RECEIVE with ...
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How does bitcoin core generate a receiving address without using my private key?

I downloaded bitcoin core from github. Now I have imported the complete blockchain and am examining the bitcoin core interface. If I click on >File >>Receiving addresses I see that bitcoin core has ...
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Multiple wallets on Bitcoin Core

Is this possible? I've noticed that while viewing my 'Receiving Addresses' there is a button in the bottom left hand corner of the pop-up box which reads '+New'. If I click on this will it delete or ...
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blockchain.info receiving address changes - is it OK to put BTC address on the website?

Wallet from blockchain.info change the receiving address from time to time. I guess the rationale is to protect my privacy or something. In reality I'd be more secure in my head if I had the same BTC ...
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Do Receive addresses generated by blockchain.info's wallet expire with time?

Sender sent me BTC yesterday. I am expecting a deposit to my blockchain.info wallet but that has not happened in the past 20 hours. I didn't give the sender my public address, but the receive address ...
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Bitcoin wallet taking days to receive coins

Previously withdrawing bitcoins from Intersango has only taken 24 hours. This particular transaction has taken several days and I still haven't received the bitcoins. I withdrew the coins from ...
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How to make a "Donate" function with bitcoins?

I understand my bitcoin wallet generates a new receiving adress everytime i received a transaction. I would like to add an adress to my website for donations. How can i get an adress that doesnt ...
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What if I receive bitcoins when my device is powered off?

What happens if I receive bitcoins when my computer or smartphone is not online or powered off?
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WRONG ''send to/receiving'' address always displayed on trezor??

when using myetherwallet the wrong and completely unknown receiving address is always displayed on the trezor screen when im asked to confirm the addresses match, BUT, i sent a very tiny amount and it ...
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What happens when the sent amount doesn't match the payment request exactly?

If I opened an address with a request for 1 BTC, what is the limit that can be sent to me? For instance, if someone sends 0.9/0.89+ to this address then it will consider as accepted, but if any less ...