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Mist error: “unable to connect to socket:timeout”

In mist wallet i am getting an error of unable to connect to socket and couldn't compile source code.Do help me where i am doing the mistake.
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How to update the Ethereum Wallet Solidity Compiler

I'm using the latest Ethereum Wallet version which is 0.9.0 and I want to update my latest Solidity compiler since it seems that the wallet is using this version 0.4.13+commit.0fb4cb1a.Emscripten....
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After a successful geth fast sync, Mist began to sync all the db again

After 3 days of syncing with geth --fast, finally I got the last block synced I started Mist and it began syncing again from -3,800,xxx The DB folders were correctly set - I double checked them. Where ...
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Mist, transaction “couldn't be successfully executed”

For some reason I can't send transactions from my Mist wallet. I'm running the newest version (0.8.7). When I send a transaction, after a couple of minutes I get the message that the transaction "...
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Unable to mine Ether on testnet

My blockchain is in sync and I'm mining using the Mist wallet on the testnet, but I have been mining for three days and have not yet mined any Ether. Am I doing something wrong?
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Is it possible to create a Multisig wallet with only 1 owner confirmation?

I am asking this because of I am looking for a way in case something happens to me, someone else has full authorization. Thanks.
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connect Mist to geth running in private testnet

I'm trying to run a private ethereum testnet for myself. I have installed geth 1.6.7 from the official Ubuntu PPA, and downloaded the latest Mist release from its github repo. I've run geth --...
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Mist wallet crashes when importing/dropping wallet file

After dropping the UTC--2017-06-07T19-18-29 file on a fresh Mist 0.8.10 install, Mist automatically closes. Is this a known issue?
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Can't Verify Contract on etherscan.io or etherchain.org

I've deployed a contract, which I generated using Mist but I can't seem to get it to verify. At etherscan.io I keep getting the error: Error! Invalid constructor arguements provided. Please ...
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Ethereum Wallet is “looking for peers” with geth --light

It should be possible to combine Ethereum Wallet and/or Mist Browser together with geth --light Unfortunately Ethereum Wallet is "looking for peers" for eternity then, even if the log shows no ...
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I need help importing wallet contract into mist after my old laptop got wet and had to get new one

Could someone please help me as I am lost here. I am holding some ether in mist. I have the ether in a wallet contract for storage as I read this is more secure than a normal wallet. I came home ...
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Tutorial on Ethereum wallet, create your token: strange behaviour

I've followed the tutorial here using ethereum-wallet (mist) 0.5.0. I'm running geth on a custom network launched as: geth --datadir ~/ethprivatechain/testing/01/ --networkid 42371325 --nodiscover --...
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A token transfer enable/disable function works fine in 0.10.0 but not working in Mist 0.11.1

So i have this contract where i have a function to enable/disable transfer of the contract's token. it works fine in Mist 0.10.0 but when i try to call the disable/enable function, it gives me the ...
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Mist on Ganache asks for a password on creating transaction

I cannot send funds to another my account with Mist, it asks for password. I'm using Ganache testnet, and didn't created any password in it. I tried to use ganache-cli -d -u "...
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Error from sendSignedTransaction: Error: Returned error: replacement transaction underpriced

I am the beginner in Ethereum stuff need guidance please help I am running a private ethereum network and using mist wallet here is my contract code pragma solidity ^0.4.0; contract MyFirstContract ...
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Couldn't estimate the gas when running Mist against ganache-cli

I am running ganache-cli locally, then connecting Mist with /Applications/Mist.app/Contents/MacOS/Mist --rpc http://localhost:8545 Then, when I try to send from one test acccount to another in the ...
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Why I Can't mine using my private network?

Mist Version: 0.10.0 OS & Version: windows/64 Node version: geth 8.11.1 Screen shot : https://imgur.com/a/gRPeJz0 I've created a private network all fine but when I attache and miner.start(1); ...
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ipcProviderBackend - Send request failed TypeError: Cannot read property 'contractAddress' of null

I am using mist to connect to private blockchain and i get this error continuously in the terminal. [2018-04-04 14:08:45.452] [ERROR] ipcProviderBackend - Send request failed TypeError: Cannot read ...
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How to add contract to a Mist account without GUI?

I'm new to Ethereum. I've followed a tutorial to deploy my contract by using web3.js and solc, then I got the abi and contract address. I'm thinking how I can add the contract to my Mist account ...
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Confirming transactions on my own blockchain

I have gone through this guide to create my own Ethereum smart contract on my own private network. I have created my own network, I have a smart contract code ready, I have Mist installed to deploy ...
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Ethereum Mist crashes when reopening

The setup of Ethereum Mist worked like a charm (MacOS). Then, I tried to connect to a test Network but the program crashed and continues to do so. How can I fix this issue? Node type: geth Network: ...
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Creating contract issue. Contract keeps loading

I'm testing the process of creating an Ethereum contract using the Mist Rinkeby test Network. I used the code from an online tutorial, everything went fine, except at the creation of the contract. ...
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Mist Wallet Contracts are stuck

I synced my blockchain using Ethereum Mist, created an account and tried to create a single wallet contract. Once I made the wallet the contact creation transaction went through, however the wallet ...
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Importing wallet into Mist using custom datadir

I'm having an issue that seems to be quite common but I haven't found a solution. I'm using Ethereum Wallet 0.9 and I have all the application data, including the blockchain on an external drive. When ...
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How can I get my dapp interface to work on Mist? I'm using truffle framework and it works with Metamask

I can't get my interface to work on Mist using truffle contract abstraction. After building and testing successfully with Metamask I thought I'd test it on Mist as well and, surprise, it doesn't work. ...
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Database deletion aborted

I'm using the command line to delete the existing chaindata so I can fast sync: geth removedb But I am returned with: Database deletion aborted Database doesn't exist, skipping So then I run: ...
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How do I connect to the local node run by Mist/Ethereum Wallet 0.9.0 from Web3 JavaScript app API?

How do I connect to the local node run by Mist/Ethereum Wallet 0.9.0 from Web3 JavaScript app API? I see in official site that it suggests using web3 = new Web3(new Web3.providers.HttpProvider("http:...
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Mist wallet sync problem

At the moment I can't sync mist wallet for 3 days it download block till 4,102,477 and final hundred bloks are stuck but the numbers below (downloading chain structure) still running and running for a ...
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How to import my current wallet in Mist?

I generated my wallet with geth command line "geth new account", with password, and got my key. Following a guide, I just downloaded Claymore's Dual Miner, setup the start.bat pasting my key and ...
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Cannot connect to testnet

I installed Mist and synced the blockchain. When Mist opens,it connects to the main net by default. If I try to switch to the test network, I get an error shown on the picture below. Can anyone ...
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Preventing Ethereum Wallet to download binaries

On Windows 10, I have a separate geth.exe running with custom configuration. But when I run Ethereum Wallet (0.8.10.1708) it downloads new binaries. Is there a way to prevent it from doing that? THX.
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Copy account files in Mist

I copied one account file in keystore folder from one computer to another. Mist reconnized the new account but complains "wrong password" when I use it. Is there more than just copying a file to ...
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Why import account is disabled in Mist?

I noticed that Mist disables "import account" once it connects to a private net or testnet or rinkeby. Why?
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Execute contract using multi-sig contract account

I cannot execute my contract using a wallet contract with multi-sig from Mist. After the last signature is confirmed, the transaction stuck in the "Confirmation Needed" section of the Mist window ...
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geth --fast --cache=1024 db corruption?

I started downloading the blockchain from mist wallet, and got frustrated by slow speed after 30%. I then switched to geth --fast --cache=1024, but did not see until later that I should have used ...
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Couldn't connect to node (Windows, Ethereum Wallet 0.8.8)

What could be causing this ?
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Mist RPC node error: invalid address length

Upon launching Mist, I get the following error message: Couldn't connect to RPC node Error: Invalid address length, expected 40 got 4 bytes I can't think of something I did over the last week that ...
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Parity/Mist syncing problem

I tried a few things and after a few attempts and ~24 hours the chain was synced. One thing i tried was to sync my PC clock after "time.is". It always showed a delay. I downloaded a program which ...
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Contract to contract interaction using Mist

In the following the example of interaction between two contracts based on the example: Basic example of interaction between 2 contracts? contract C1 { function f1() returns(uint) { ...
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Mist started re-syncing and ethers are gone

I downloaded the blockchain with geth --fast --cache=1024 option and size of my blockchain data after download of 2412706 blocks was around 10.9GB. I imported my accounts to keystore files and ...
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Accounts are not showing up in Mist 0.8.5 and 0.8.6

I was Unable to deploy contract on public chain, blockchain syncing was stuck on block 2283415, probably because of DOS attack. I updated my Ethereum-Wallet to latest version 0.8.5 and blockchain sync ...
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Mist 0.8.5 & Geth 1.5.0

Current Mist is 0.8.5 and it runs geth 1.4.17. How can I initial geth 1.5.0 by Mist 0.8.5 without manually start Geth 1.5.0 first ? It's all to do with instruct geth that chaindata is on an external ...
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Why install geth beside Mist and why geth use so much CPU?

I have installed new Mist 0.8.3, frist thing after fresh new instalation of ubuntu 16.4.1. I have run Mist-0.8.3.deb file and clicked install. How come geth uses so much CPU? I have i7-6500 ...
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Chaindata behind in blocks

My Mist wallet shows Im synced but when I go to the chaindata folder it is about 130000 behind.Does anyone know why this is. I do not seem to have a problem with geth or mist but curious why the ...
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Tracking contracts and transactions associated with an account address

The base set up is a geth based private test-net and a mist wallet is interfacing the node on a local host machine. A few contracts have been deployed through the wallet from 2 different accounts on ...
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Why does Mist doest show up anything for me running on testnet

I just see a blank screen when I open Mist Browser on ubuntu running on testnet. What is the issue ? I couldnt start in the first place. But after using --ignore-gpu-blacklist I could start, Then I ...
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How to solve Mist wallet error - The procedure entry point SHGetPropertyStoreForWindow could not be located in the dynamic link library SHELL32.dll

I am running windows vista on a 64-bit operating system. I can download mist wallet for windows fine and extract it. But once I try to start ethereum wallet I get the error: The procedure entry point ...
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Ethereum hangs after 3 days uploading the blockchain, do I even need the blockchain to have a wallet?

I have downloaded and run Ethereum Wallet 0.9.0 Mist. It started updating about 3 days ago. It runs, but then when it is very near the end, e.g. 300-ish blocks to go, it seems to slow down and stop. I ...
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How to enable constructors in the new REMIX IDE or Truffle framework since MIST is depreciated

I used to dabble with making tokens and contracts and started to get back into it. I liked the functionality that mist offered where you could input constructors values directly in mist. I can not ...
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Simplest way to connect Mist to a node

What do you guys think the simplest way to connect Mist to geth running on another machine? I'm running geth 1.8.23 on another machine using ./geth --rpc --rpccorsdomain "*" --rpcapi "db,eth,net,...