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I am trying to import a contract wallet after having deleted all the data from my laptop.

I have the keystore file so I am able to recover my main account (in theory this should give me access to the contract wallet) but when I try to import the contract wallet I get something like: "You do not own the contract...you can add it as watch only".

However, when I add the contract as watch-only and try to interact with it (execute) nothing happens.

Complete novice here. Can anyone point me in the right direction?

Thank you all

R

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First you need to run mist on computer B and import your wallet keystore file. Second, To import a contract you need to go into the mist and click contracts-->watch contract, Then you need to give your contract address, contract Name and paste the json code in the json interface and click ok. See below:Import contract

Will update on how to interact with the contract soon. Thank you

  • Hi @Kishore, thank you for your reply. I can do it up to the point where I have the following options: "write to contract: remove owner, is owner, etc". My main doubt is how to go from here to having the funds of this wallet back in my main account. many thanks in advance. R – rukyhh Nov 30 '17 at 21:36
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    Hi again @Kishore . Don't know if you are able to help me further. As a sign of appreciation, I can sendo you some ether if you help me resolve this issue. – rukyhh Dec 6 '17 at 18:43
  • hi @rukyhh If you have access to the contract, Does the contract shows the Ether balance and is there a send option in that contract wallet?. Basically, to send ether from contracts is similar to sending ether from accounts only thing is that the transaction fee is higher. Thanks. – Kishore Dec 7 '17 at 3:50
  • Hi @Kishore. I can indeed watch the contract and see it's balance. Then I have "write to contract" option as following: i.imgur.com/tRJrmIV.png – rukyhh Dec 8 '17 at 13:34

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