IOTA Balance Change Alert Documentation Status Updates

IOTA Balance Change Alert checks the balance on one or more addresses at a specified interval and alerts the user if there’s any change in balance.


  • Users can be alerted via text message, email, popup or system sound


To install IOTA Balance Change Alert, run this command in your terminal:

$ pip install iota_balance_change_alert
$ mkdir $HOME/.ibca && wget -O $HOME/.ibca/config.ini

If you want to be informed via text message you need to sign up for a free Twilio acccount at and get their python library

$ pip install twilio


Make sure to edit your config.ini to include your desired IOTA addresses and methods of alert. You do not need to specify the location of your config file if it’s installed in $HOME/.ibca/config.ini.

$ iota_balance_change_alert --config path/to/config.ini


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