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Accessing contract functions from web3 and javascript

I have deployed a contract in a private blockchain using remix and ganache. Now I want to interact with it trough web3 and the console from my browser, but I'm not managing to interact with the ...
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What's the max number allowed as nonce? [duplicate]

I tried to generate nonce using this formula, so I can avoid 'underpriced' problem and nonce conflicts nonce: web3.utils.toHex( Math.round (Date.now() / 1000 - 1586000000) ), But simply these ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'fromWei' of undefined, working good in one tab and failing in another tab

I'm getting this error when I'm trying to convert Wei to Ether using the code window.web3.utils.fromWei("200000",'ether'). This error shows only on the single page and when I console.log in the same ...
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Web3 1.2.6 appears to ignore require in view function

Given the following function: function checkLock() external view returns (bool) { require( address(this) == IERC721(_nftRegistryAddress).ownerOf(_tokenId), "[...
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Error: "Transaction ran out of gas. Please provide more gas:

I'm facing a little issue here, that's the mintTo function from contract for NFT. Which I require the sender to send a value with >= 0.1 Ether: pragma solidity ^0.5.0; import "./TradeableERC721Token....
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Web3js events “fromBlock: 0” doesnt work

I want to get events from block X. I have: quorum-v2.4.0 web3js 1.2.6 And I have my own smart contracts I want to listen for. So I have created listener for allEvents like this: const event = ...
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How to use sendSignedTransaction without waiting for confirmation?

I am sending ether to multiple accounts and I want to send them without delay or waiting for confirmation of previous transaction. const fs = require("fs"); const os = require("os"); const Web3 = ...
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Sending ether from list of addresses with web3.js

I would like to read the csv text file and make a transaction via web3.js like what I did with web3.py Here is my python code #!/usr/bin/python3.7 import os import time import pandas as pd from ...
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Difference between method id, event id and ABI signature for event

I am confused as to what is the difference between method id, event id and abi signature. I got the abi signature of a token transfer function according to the following web3js function const ...
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How can you work around Web3 1.0s bug to check for transaction confirmation?

The following includes a null Tx id: web3.eth.getTransaction('0x2fc36f9c6593bc1232b3466832c6ee38b5b2b3b4a54be3f6c68fb06e8d82e452', function(error, result){ if (!error) { console.log(result....
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How Can You Find the Ethereum Provider on Web3 Browsers Other Than MetaMask?

MetaMask provides the following way currently to find a provider for their upcoming 2020 breaking change: // Running on the page, in the browser // This API will go live in Q1 2020 // It will be the ...
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How do you recover in web3.js 1.2 a message signed with web3 0.2? [duplicate]

MetaMask injects 0.20 and you can't switch it off or mix web3 versions (not easily anyway). I am forced to use this method for signing: web3.personal.sign(web3.fromUtf8(nonce), web3.eth.coinbase) It ...
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mobile web3 v1.0 not listening to events

I'm able to listen to contract events on desktop but it's not listening on mobile (coinbase wallet). const contractInstance = new web3.eth.Contract(abi, contractAddress); contractInstance.events....
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Help me fix Error: No “from” address specified in neither the given options, nor the default options. I'm use MetaMask

file web3.js import Web3 from 'web3'; const web3 = new Web3(window.web3.currentProvider); export default web3; file image.js import web3 from './web3'; const address = '...
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How to return the result of a Solidity view method from a javascript function?

I want to determine a view function of a smart contract result in web3js 1.x Suppose we have a view function getName(uint code) and want to get the name of a person having his code. So we write: ...
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Solidity calldata for an array of structs

I'm trying to create the calldata offchain for an on-chain low-level call to a method that accepts an array of structs as an argument. I'm not sure how to encode the calldata for this. Here's a ...
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Insufficient funds when transferring ERC-20 token using web3

I am trying to send an ERC-20 token on Mainnet using web3 v1.x and Infura. I get the error in the title while executing this code. I have a balance of about 0.14 ETH var provider = new ...
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How to provide data for sendTransaction using web3.js 1.0

I'm using web3.js 1.0. I want to use sendTransaction method to call a contract method, but I don't know how to provide data parameter for it. For example suppose we have a contract named myContract ...
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Transaction being reverted by EVM during contract creation (Web3 / ethereumjs-tx)

Hey guys I am running into an issue deploying a smart contract with Web3 to the Ropsten network. The code is running seemingly correctly, and there is a contract address being created, but if I check ...
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subscriptions in Geth or Parity

I am trying to get the way to register subscriptions to events, with the services of QuikNode I can do it without problem and it is working perfect, but I am trying to raise a node --light with geth ...
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Web3 balance is showing OmiseGo balance but not Bitball

You can see on Etherscan that I have 2 types of tokens in my wallet: https://etherscan.io/address/0xb8fd65fc6919c5b97453eaba6b895144597985b2#tokentxns 2.3 OmiseGo and 10,000 Bitball I have a short ...
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Web3 CDN error: regeneratorRuntime is not defined

When I include the web3 js CDN to my html file, I receive this error web3.min.js:1 Uncaught ReferenceError: regeneratorRuntime is not defined at Object.<anonymous> (web3.min.js:1) Here is ...
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invalid JSON RPC when using custom domain name

geth --testnet --networkid 3 --syncmode "fast" --datadir "." --cache=2048 --rpc --rpcport 8545 --rpcaddr example.ropsten.hk --rpcvhosts example.ropsten.hk --rpccorsdomain "*" --rpcapi="web3,miner,...
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problem connecting web3 v 1.2.1 with metamask : 'currentProvider' of undefined

I am using Web3 v1.2.1 with nodejs v10 and following this link. I am having issue connecting with metamask,below is my code snippet: const Web3 = require('web3') const window = require('window'); ...
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Which version of web3 shall i be using now?

I found the documentation of version 1.0.0 which was released on the 6th of August here. I was told that v1 is not stable and very different than earlier versions. But when i check the available ...
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Where Do I Find web3.min.js for Beta 55?

There is this issue on github (among several other duplicate complaints): https://github.com/ethereum/web3.js/issues/2623. There is also this stack question: How can the web3 library be imported in ...
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Why Web3 event callback fires multiple times same as the number of the solidity smart contract emitted that event in past?

I am just learning, solidity with react and web3 and I am facing the issue on page load the callback event of web3 called multiple time the number is same as I called a solidity function and that emit ...
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How does .on work in Web3 1.0, and why do I get duplicate results?

I don't understand what .on event handler does in Web3. Take this example for signing a transaction: web3.eth.sendSignedTransaction('0x' + serializedTx.toString('hex')) .on('...
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How do I asynchronously wait for Contract.events.MyEvent data to be returned in Web3 1.0?

The documentation is sparse, and the examples all mix async, arrow callbacks, and promises. One problem I've run into is while subscribing to an event, I can't seem use asynchronous syntax within or ...
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What happened to the official documentation of web3.js v1.0?

It should be at https://web3js.readthedocs.io/en/1.0/, but now I'm getting this: Does anybody happen to know why this wonderful tool has been taken off line?
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How Do You Parse Web3 Retuned JSON Objects of Events?

I am using Web3 1.0 to listen to events from a contract like this: tokenContract.events.AddressList({ fromBlock: 6020474, toBlock: 'latest' }, (error, events) => { ...
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Does web3.eth.wallet.create set the newly created wallet file as the 'global' source of addresses for the web3 instance?

I'm playing about with web3js@1.0.0-beta.55 and I'm setting an HttpProvider on Ganache for my web3 instance: this.web3Instance = new Web3(new Web3.providers.HttpProvider(environment.ethereum.provider)...
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miner.start() is not a function?

"web3": "^1.0.0-beta.37" "web3": "^1.0.0-beta.55" import {Miner} from 'web3-eth-miner'; then const options = { defaultAccount: "0x78dB3e2129D58685444989dD9682DDDC70dd3C82", ...
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How to get the value from the frontend form and save value to the blockchain using +web3 1.0.0-beta.37 + reactjs

I am writing my first Dapp and want to save the value of the form to the blockchain. I am Using React and web3 js 1.0.0-beta.37 on the frontend. Also I am new to react. Following is my App.js ...
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Why web3.version.api shows undefined for web3 1.0 and not undefined for web3 0.20.3?

I'm trying to use MetaMask and web3js to talk to my smart contract. Below are my test codes. This is without defining a web3 js file and I get the result "0.20.3" at console. <script> window....
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What's the difference between web3.eth.personal and web3.eth.accounts?

I noticed that web3.eth.personal has unlockAccount method but not web3.eth.accounts. Why not? Is web3.eth.personal for personal or single account use while web3.eth.accounts for multiple accounts?
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web3 1.0 events never fire

First off, my setup. System: ArchLinux Ganache: v2.0.0 (correction, v1.3.1) Solidity: 0.5.8 web3: 1.0.0-beta.37 (anything higher than 37, contract wont deploy) Node: 'latest' Some background and ...
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SyntaxError: await is only valid in async functions and async generators in web3js [closed]

Below is my code snippet. I wish to wait for the transaction hash value so that I can return my Javascript function with the hash value. But I get the error "SyntaxError: await is only valid in ...
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Problem with send method in Infura

Newly Infura site has been changed its interface. Before that all methods of our client program was successfully working, but now when I logon to Infura, all whitelists has been removed. I added our ...
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using web3 1.0 for approving signed transaction before appending to the blockchain

I am making a dapp using web3 1.0. I have a contract that stores medical data for every patient (represented by account). Their medical data can be set by doctor (account address) using the set ...
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Cannot deploy contract

I'm having difficulty deploying a solc-compiled contract to ganache test network using web3. package.json { "name": "smartinvoice", "version": "1.0.0", "description": "", "main": "index.js", ...
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Unlocking account web3.js 1.0 on AWS Lambda

I'm getting following error message when trying to unlock account on AWS Lambda: Error: Node error: {"code":-32601,"message":"The method personal_unlockAccount does not exist/is not available"} ...
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timed transactions using web3-1.0

I am creating a dapp using web3-1.0. I have a contract that stores personal data for a particular user(account). I want to implement a functionality so that a user can share his data (stored in the ...
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Error: Invalid bytes string given: 0x

Contract code: function getAddressDnaIds(address owner) external view returns(uint256[]) { return addressDnaIds[owner]; } Code causing the error: var dna = await this.airdrop.methods....
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How to check if the address is an ERC20 contract?

edit) VM execution error was a bug on Web3, confirmed my code works fine. I am trying to fetch random addresses from blockchain and trying to categorize them if it is an ERC20 contract address or not....
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Clarification on “password” argument for web3.eth.personal.sign

Context: I'm fairly new to web3, and as we all know it's developing quite regularly. I'm working towards a "sign in with Metamask"-type functionality using web3@1.0.0-beta.46. Most of the docs/...
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Web3 .call not returning “valid value”

Low level function calls work in Truffle, Solidity is not the problem. Other method invocations are working with the JS and HTML. This is my first attempt at using .call instead of .send; I am not ...
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How to deploy a smart contract using Infura and web3js@1.x.x on NodeJS?

I have an application written in NodeJS that each time it starts has to deploy a smart contract. Once the contract is deployed this application will interact with it making some transactions and ...
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Unable to transfer token from one personal account to another

I have created two personal account on private blockchain with geth. This is the balance of one account web3.fromWei(eth.getBalance(eth.accounts[0]), "ether"); 100000000000 And this is of the ...
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how to find if a Tx hash is in pending state in ethereum mainnet after web3j fastTxMgr timeout

I am using QueuingTransactionReceiptProcessor() with callback accept(). DEFAULT_POLLING_ATTEMPTS_PER_TX_HASH is 10 and POLLING_FREQUENCY is 15000. That gives nearly 3 min wait for network to ...