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Method: POST personal_newAccount

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# personal_newAccount example for Ethereum (ETH)

POST personal_newAccount

Method not allowed

Generates a new private key and stores it in the key store directory. The key file is encrypted with the given passphrase. Returns the address of the new account.

At the geth console, newAccount will prompt for a passphrase when it is not supplied as the argument.

Parameters

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Request

curl --location --request POST 'https://geth.getblock.io/mainnet/' \
--header 'x-api-key: YOUR-API-KEY' \
--header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
--data-raw '{"jsonrpc": "2.0",
"method": "personal_newAccount",
"params": [],
"id": "getblock.io"}'


Response

{
    "result": "null",
    "id": "getblock.io",
    "status_code": 405,
    "message": "Method not allowed"
}