Convert Bitcoin Cash Address

Through this endpoint customers will be able to convert addresses for the BCH (Bitcoin Cash) protocol from BCH legacy to cash address and vice versa.

Single Result - This endpoint returns only one single result. POST /blockchain-tools/{blockchain}/{network}/address/convert

Path Parameters

  • Required
    blockchain string

    Represents the specific blockchain protocol name, e.g. Ethereum, Bitcoin, etc.

    Example : bitcoin-cash
    Possible Values : bitcoin-cash
  • Required
    network string

    Represents the name of the blockchain network used; blockchain networks are usually identical as technology and software, but they differ in data, e.g. - "mainnet" is the live network with actual data while networks like "testnet", "ropsten" are test networks.

    Example : testnet
    Possible Values : mainnet testnet

Query parameters

  • Optional
    context string

    In batch situations the user can use the context to correlate responses with requests. This property is present regardless of whether the response was successful or returned as an error. context is specified by the user.

    Example : yourExampleString

Request body schema application/json

  • Optional
    context string

    In batch situations the user can use the context to correlate responses with requests. This property is present regardless of whether the response was successful or returned as an error. context is specified by the user.

    Example : yourExampleString
  • Required
    data object
    • Required
      item object
      • Required
        address string

        Represents the public address, which is a compressed and shortened form of a public key.

        Example : bchtest:qpcgz3zt5zp5dj7vd9ms24xquamncvhnxvlz97eee8

Response schema

201 400 401 402 403 409 415 422 429 500
HTTP Status Code: 201
Content-Type: application/json

The request has been successful.

  • Object :

  • Required
    apiVersion string

    Specifies the version of the API that incorporates this endpoint.

    Example : 2021-03-20
  • Required
    requestId string

    Defines the ID of the request. The requestId is generated by Crypto APIs and it's unique for every request.

    Example : 601c1710034ed6d407996b30
  • Optional
    context string

    In batch situations the user can use the context to correlate responses with requests. This property is present regardless of whether the response was successful or returned as an error. context is specified by the user.

    Example : yourExampleString
  • Required
    data object
    • Required
      item object
      • Required
        convertedAddress string

        Represents the converted address

        Example : mqmpq9nZBbotG22nVDruEVwn2nCHWKfU4p

Credits Cost : 5 Credits For 1 Result(s)

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Request Example

POST
https://rest.cryptoapis.io/blockchain-tools/bitcoin-cash/testnet/address/convert?context=yourExampleString
Headers
Content-Type: application/json
X-API-Key: my-api-key

Request Body
{
    "context": "yourExampleString",
    "data": {
        "item": {
            "address": "bchtest:qpcgz3zt5zp5dj7vd9ms24xquamncvhnxvlz97eee8"
        }
    }
}

Response Example

{
    "apiVersion": "2021-03-20",
    "requestId": "601c1710034ed6d407996b30",
    "context": "yourExampleString",
    "data": {
        "item": {
            "convertedAddress": "mqmpq9nZBbotG22nVDruEVwn2nCHWKfU4p"
        }
    }
}