Generate / Recover normal wallet or HD wallet with password or passphrase

api/v3

Request to generate a normal wallet or HD wallet. To generate an HD wallet instead of a single-address wallet, pass the HD parameter as true. The index parameter can only be used with HD wallet creation and references the HD wallet address to return in the JSON response.

Request Body - Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8

Parameter

Type

Required

Description

name

string

Optional

The wallet name what you want to save.

language

string

Optional

Regional language to generate or to recover your wallet's mnemonic phrase. (Default: English)

mnemonic

string

Optional

A 12- to 24-word BIP39 phrase to seed your wallet.

password

string

Optional

Password to encrypt your wallet.

passphrase

string

Optional

Passphrase for your wallet.

HD

boolean

Optional

When it is set as true, it will make or recover HD wallet.

index

number

Optional

The index of the HD wallet to lookup. If present, a specific wallet address will be returned from this HDwallet (HD Wallet only).

You can create an HD or normal wallet. (You must give $name otherwise it generates random mnemonic)POST/api/v3/wallet

Example request (HD Wallet)

curl -X POST http://localhost:2442/api/v3/wallet \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8' \
--data '{"name": "HD_wallet","language": "korean", "HD": true, "passphrase": "is used with mnemonic to generate your wallet", "password": "is used to encrypt wallet file", "index": 3}`

Example request (Single Address Wallet)

curl -X POST http://localhost:2442/api/v3/wallet \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8' \
--data '{"name": "HD_wallet","language": "korean", "HD": true, "passphrase": "is used with mnemonic to generate your wallet", "password": "is used to encrypt wallet file", "index": 3}`