Sending Address

Use QR code scanner on Gluwa mobile app to get wallet address from your user.

Update

Add support universal link (03/03/2021)

About Send Address

In this section, you will learn how to get Gluwacoin address or Bitcoin address from a user to your server. There are two ways to send address. If possible, it is recommended to use both methods in parallel.

The Steps of Send Address (using QR code)

  1. Create a QR code meeting the send address standard.

  2. A user scans the QR Code with the camera inside Gluwa mobile app.

  3. The app sends the address as a web request to the API URL defined within the QR code.

  4. The API may make a respond and tell the user the address was successfully received.

The Steps of Send Address (using universal link)

  1. Create a universal link url meeting the send address standard.

  2. Users click this link on their mobile device to open the Gluwa app.

  3. If the user has not installed the app, the user is landed on a page that recommends installing the Gluwa app.

Send address data parameters

Key

Required

Description

QrType

true

This value must be SendAddress .

Key

true

A key to identify the user. You can set any value that fits your requirements.

Message

false

A message shown in the send address preview screen. If there is any information the user must know, you can put it in this field.

ServiceName

true

The service name shown in the send address preview screen.

TargetUrl

true

The API URL where you will receive the address. Shown in the send address preview screen.

Currency

true

Set the currency of the address you want to receive. USDG sUSDCG NGNG sNGNG KRWG BTC

Environment

true

Set the environment of the address you want to receive. prod sandbox

Creating a QR Code for Send Address (using QR code)

In this section, we describe what information you need to include in the QR Code to receive address information from the user.

QR Code Example

QR Code Example

Generate a QR code using send address data parameters. There are QR code generator libraries published on the web. e.g https://github.com/cozmo/jsQR

// example code when using cozmo/jsQR
import jsQR from "jsqr";
const width = 300;
const height = 300;
const sendAddressData = {
QrType: 'SendAddress',
Key: 'Your user\'s unique key',
Message: 'The message to be exposed to the user',
ServiceName: 'Your service\'s name',
TargetUrl: 'Your service\'s api url',
Currency: 'sUSDCG',
Environment: 'prod',
};
const code = jsQR(sendAddressData, width, height);

Scanning the Send Address QR Code

<a href="https://app.gluwa.com/action/scan/%7B%22currency%22%3A%22BTC%22%2C%22Target%22%3A%22TEST%22%7D">
Connect to Gluwa app
</a>

The universal link url can be created as follows.

const sendAddressData = {
QrType: 'SendAddress',
Key: 'Your user\'s unique key',
Message: 'The message to be exposed to the user',
ServiceName: 'Your service\'s name',
TargetUrl: 'Your service\'s api url',
Currency: 'sUSDCG',
Environment: 'prod',
};
const url = `https://app.gluwa.com/action/scan/${encodeURIComponent(JSON.stingify(sendAddressData))}`;

After open Gluwa app

Once the user scans the send address QR code or click universal link, the user will get redirected to a send address preview screen. There, the user can either confirm to send his address by pressing SEND ADDRESS button on the bottom or cancel the process by pressing the cancel icon on the upper right corner.

Send Address Preview Screen

Sending the Address

Once the user confirms the information on the send address preview screen and press the SEND ADDRESS button, the mobile app makes a POST http request with the address information. The app encodes Key value and Address as JSON and include it in the request body. The request is sent to the target URL as defined in the TargetUrl.

POST Request

{
"Key": "as defined in the Send Address QR Code",
"Address": "Address of the user"
}

Response

After receiving the Address information, you can send the result as a response message to the user.

Key

Required

Description

Code

true

200 201

Message

false

String