getnewaddress ( "label" "address_type" )

Returns a new hivecoin address for receiving payments.

If ‘label’ is specified, it is added to the address book so payments received with the address will be associated with ‘label’.

Argument #1 - label

Type: string, optional, default=””

The label name for the address to be linked to. It can also be set to the empty string “” to represent the default label. The label does not need to exist, it will be created if there is no label by the given name.

Argument #2 - address_type

Type: string, optional, default=set by -addresstype

The address type to use. Options are “legacy”, “p2sh-segwit”, and “bech32”.


Name Type Description
str string The new hivecoin address


hive-cli getnewaddress
curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id": "curltest", "method": "getnewaddress", "params": []}' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'