z_getbalance - Zcash 5.5.0 RPC

z_getbalance "address" ( minconf inZat )

DEPRECATED; please use z_getbalanceforaccount, z_getbalanceforviewingkey,
or getbalance (for legacy transparent balance) instead.

Returns the balance of a taddr or zaddr belonging to the node's wallet.

CAUTION: If the wallet has only an incoming viewing key for this address, then spends cannot be
detected, and so the returned balance may be larger than the actual balance.
1. "address"        (string) The selected address. It may be a transparent or shielded address.
2. minconf          (numeric, optional, default=1) Only include transactions confirmed at least this many times.
3. inZat            (bool, optional, default=false) Get the result amount in zatoshis (as an integer).

amount              (numeric) The total amount in ZEC(or zatoshis if inZat is true) received at this address.


The total amount received by address "myaddress"
> zcash-cli z_getbalance "myaddress"

The total amount received by address "myaddress" at least 5 blocks confirmed
> zcash-cli z_getbalance "myaddress" 5

As a JSON RPC call
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "z_getbalance", "params": ["myaddress", 5] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'

Maintained by @_garethtdavies; modified by: mdr0id;license of the docs is MIT (see zcash repo), license of the scripts and webpage is also MIT (github repo)

Note it uses a mainnet zcash node