Bitcoin Core CLI Commands

This section describes what commands are supported by Bitcoin Core CLI Programs.

If you want to get a list of all commands supported by Bitcoin Core CLI, you can run the following command:

C:\>\local\bitcoin-0.15.1\bin\bitcoin-cli -testnet help 

== Blockchain ==
getblockchaininfo
getblockcount
getchaintips
getdifficulty
getmempoolinfo
gettxoutsetinfo
preciousblock "blockhash"
...

== Control ==
getinfo
getmemoryinfo ("mode")
help ( "command" )
stop
uptime
...

== Mining ==
getblocktemplate ( TemplateRequest )
getmininginfo
submitblock "hexdata"  ( "dummy" )
...

== Network ==
getconnectioncount
getnettotals
getnetworkinfo
getpeerinfo
listbanned
ping
...

== Rawtransactions ==
createrawtransaction [{"txid":"id","vout":n},...] {"address":amount,
   "data":"hex",...} ( locktime ) ( replaceable )

decoderawtransaction "hexstring"
decodescript "hexstring"
getrawtransaction "txid" ( verbose )
...

== Util ==
signmessagewithprivkey "privkey" "message"
validateaddress "address"
verifymessage "address" "signature" "message"
...

== Wallet ==
backupwallet "destination"
dumpprivkey "address"
dumpwallet "filename"
encryptwallet "passphrase"
getaccount "address"
getaccountaddress "account"
getaddressesbyaccount "account"
getbalance ( "account" minconf include_watchonly )
getnewaddress ( "account" )
getunconfirmedbalance
getwalletinfo
...   

Last update: 2017.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Bitcoin

 Bitcoin Blockchain

 Bitcoin Wallet

Bitcoin Core

 Bitcoin Core Programs

 Bitcoin Core Daemon

 Bitcoin Core CLI

Bitcoin Core CLI Commands

 Access Bitcoin Test Network "-testnet"

 bitcoin-cli Network Commands

 "bitcoin-cli getclock" Command

 bitcoin-cli Transaction Commands

 bitcoin-cli Wallet Commands

 "bitcoin-cli encryptwallet" - Set Wallet Password

 "bitcoin-cli walletpassphrase" - Unlock Wallet

 "bitcoin-cli backupwallet" - Backup Wallet

 Bitcoin Transaction

 Bitcoin-Qt - Bitcoin Core GUI

 Bitcoin Mining

 Bitcoin Consensus Rules

 Bitcoin Block Data Structure

 Bitcoin Transaction Data Structure

 blockexplorer.com API

 Copay - Bitcoin Wallet

 References

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