A web based interface to the Bitcoin API JSON-RPC

Command: addmultisigaddress

The addmultisigaddress RPC adds a P2SH multisig address to the wallet.

Parameter #1—the number of signatures required
Parameter #2—the full public keys, or addresses for known public keys
Parameter #3—the account name
Result—a P2SH address printed and stored in the wallet

The minimum (m) number of signatures required to spend this m-of-n multisig script.
Click "+" to add more keys, "-" to remove added keys. A public key against which signatures will be checked. Alternatively, this may be a P2PKH address belonging to the wallet—the corresponding public key will be substituted. There must be at least as many keys as specified by the Required parameter, and there may be more keys.
The account name in which the address should be stored. Leave blank for the default account.
addmultisigaddress nrequired ["key",...] ( "account" )

Add a nrequired-to-sign multisignature address to the wallet.
Each key is a Bitcoin address or hex-encoded public key.
If 'account' is specified (DEPRECATED), assign address to that account.

1. nrequired        (numeric, required) The number of required signatures out of the n keys or addresses.
2. "keys"         (string, required) A json array of bitcoin addresses or hex-encoded public keys
       "address"  (string) bitcoin address or hex-encoded public key
3. "account"      (string, optional) DEPRECATED. An account to assign the addresses to.

"address"         (string) A bitcoin address associated with the keys.


Add a multisig address from 2 addresses
> bitcoin-cli addmultisigaddress 2 "[\"16sSauSf5pF2UkUwvKGq4qjNRzBZYqgEL5\",\"171sgjn4YtPu27adkKGrdDwzRTxnRkBfKV\"]"

As json rpc call
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "addmultisigaddress", "params": [2, "[\"16sSauSf5pF2UkUwvKGq4qjNRzBZYqgEL5\",\"171sgjn4YtPu27adkKGrdDwzRTxnRkBfKV\"]"] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'