Questions tagged [windows]

Questions pertaining to Ethereum clients or software specifically on the Windows operating system. Typically the bug or question would, most likely, only occur on Windows or is Windows-specific.

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Can't launch mist wallet. Stuck after pressing 'launch application' in windows 10

Hi. I downloaded Mist wallet and then after some time when the 'launch application' button came up, I pressed that. However, now I only see the following image on my screen and the figures shown ...
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Windows curl error with JSON-RPC

Using Windows, when I started Geth with: geth --rpc --rpcaddr 192.168.1.9 --rpcport 8545 --rpcapi "eth,net,web3,personal" --datadir C:\Users\BulldogBud\AppData\Roaming\Ethereum\testnet\chaindata --...
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Where is ethereum and etc stored on my desktop when using Jaxx wallet?

There was an error when opening my jaxx wallet for windows 10 desptop (containing eth and etc), and my computer suggested to reinstall the application. Without thinking, I deleted the jaxx files (but ...
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Ethminer 0.9.41-genoil-1.1.9, fails to submit Hashrate

I am new to this mining, I started yesterday with downloading the chains for geth and today it finished and so I got the newest version of ethminer. But when I start it this comes: JSON-RPC problem. ...
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When trying to connect to a pool it says ethminer.exe is written wrong or wasn't found

So I started 2 days ago with farming eth and I wanted to join a pool. So I searched up a good pool, for me I chose Nanopool and looked at the tutorials on how to connect. They say type this into your ...
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Windows 10 private net can't connect to the other peers, geth: 1.8.11

System information: Geth version: Geth/1.8.11-unstable OS & Version: WINDOWS10 I modified the main net Genesis config parameters in DefaultGenesisBlock in genesis.go, and I replaced the ...
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Block sealing failed err=“unauthorized signer”

i am trying to run geth environment on windows after i have successfully set it up on linux. When trying to deploy contract on geth like i did in linux it produces following error. loadScript('...
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IPFS Config on windows 10

I'm trying to execute these commands on windows 10 ./ipfs config --json API.HTTPHeaders.Access-Control-Allow-Origin '["*"]' ./ipfs config --json API.HTTPHeaders.Access-Control-Allow-Methods "[\"PUT\",...
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Unable to install Truffle - Command Not Found

I am unable to install Truflle on my Windows 10. I am running latest versions of npm and node. I have tried uninstalling and then reinstalling but it still doesn't work. I have installed Truffle ...
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Does Quorum works with Windows?

As the tittle says, I would like to make a demo but I don´t know if Quorum supports windows.
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Building Prysm on Windows

I'm currently following the steps to build Prysm from the instructions on Github: https://github.com/prysmaticlabs/prysm At the step for building the beacon chain I ran this command: bazel build //...
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Cannot connecting Remix to LocalHost!

I'm using windows 10 and i cannot connect VScode to Remix, i have both 'npm' and 'node.js' installed on my system. But i cannot connect to LocalHost. It works for me on ubuntu, but again only on Brave ...
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Geth Account Creation

Hey guys I am new to the Ethereum and mostly cyrptocurrency mining world! I have a problem when trying to set up Geth using CMD It says that the command - "geth account new" is not working - Yes I ...
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Api do not return response with promise handling, works without it

I have already deployed ethereum private blockchain network on linux and on windows 10, but api's do not return response. For example contract.methods.freezeAccount(address,tempStatus).send({from:'...
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Parity on Windows 64bit Questions

Today I downloaded Parity for Windows. Start it with parity --author 0x9999999999999 --rpc --rpcaddr 192.x.x.1 --rpcport 8545. Then I have started ethminer ethminer -G -F 192.x.x.1:8545 When I go ...
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How to install web3 latest version manually in windows10?

I used npm install web3 which would install (as of now) v1.0.0-beta.41 But it gave me the following error: E:\sheep\node_modules\sha3>if not defined npm_config_node_gyp (node "C:\Program Files\...
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Top Speed of Radeon RX 480 8GB

I'm mining in ethpool with windows 7 (intel i7 @ 2.80GHz 16GB....but that doesnt really matter, right?) and a Radeon RX 480 8GB card. humming along at a steady 24.75 mh/s. haven't done a thing to the ...
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How to setup Testnet in Windows?

What are the commands for windows power shell to make a testnet. I require steps to set up testnet in private network in Windows OS.
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setting up parity on windows

Trying to setup Parity and Kovan to use Melonport app. Downloaded latest stable version of Parity 2.0.7 from Github as instructed and double clicked parity.exe. Starts terminal session which seems to ...
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Unable to install web3 js for windows10

I am trying to install web3 using command npm install --save web3@1.0.0-beta.26 However, it is failing with error : verbose node v8.9.1 verbose npm v4.6.1 error code 128 error Command failed: ...
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Etherminer has stopped working

ethminer.exe -G -F poolurl/mywallet it stops working at Grabbing DAG for #deb. Mining is impossible...
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WINDOWS - Geth rinkeby account balance 0 when the balance has 9+ Ether

So I've been using geth on windows in order to deploy my truffle project on the rinkeby testnet using an account where I have 9+ ether. To get in sync with the chain I used (I previously added my ...
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In windows, what do I type in powershell to connect my dApp to a liteserver? [closed]

In windows powershell, what do I type to connect metamask to a liteserver? >
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How to overclock 8 * NVIDIA 1080 8 GB GPU with Claymore on ethOS or Windows 10?

Do any Ethereum miners have experience overclocking Nvidia 1080 8 GB GPU’s using Claymore on Windows 10? According to multiple conversations I’ve had today with experienced miners, even those ...
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How to be sure “Parity” is installed on Windows?

I installed Parity after downloading and running exe file from here : https://www.parity.io/ However, when I use following command to connect to Ropsten as follows : parity db kill --chain ropsten ...
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“'parity' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.”

I downloaded Parity installer from here : https://www.parity.io/ and then installed it on computer with OS Windows 8.1. Then even I restatred computer. However, when I use following command: parity ...
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Install Ganache UI on Windows 8.1

I am trying to install Ganache on my windows 8.1 machine. I downloaded the Ganache.appx from the official Ganach website. I furthermore installed the Windows 10 SDK. As pointed out in the ...
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Please enable network time synchronisation in system settings geth windows 8.1

I'm learning Ethereum and following this tutorial to setup private chain on local machine. All works fine, however when I try to run the node(s) it displaying me an warring Please enable network time ...
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How to get smart contract run time bytecode from network without compiling anything?

Simple question, but I couldn’t find the answer anywhere. How to get the exact bytecode of a smart contract (not creation bytecode) when the source code of contract is available on https://etherscan....
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Ethereum wallet stuck on loading

I have installed Ethereum Wallet and switch it to the Ropsten Testnet after first start, it synced all blocks. After restart I am trying to run it, but it stuck on loading splash. I am on Windows 7, ...
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How to use/start testnet with Ethereum

I'm new to Ethereum and try to configure the initial test network. I have installed geth and I believe that it has been synced (geth folder current size: 48.7 GB) There are three folders in appdata: ...
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What's the advantage of EthOS over Ubuntu or Windows mining?

What exactly is the EthOs Distro? As far as I understand it's an ethereum-dedicated linux. Why should someone want to use it? What's the advantage of EthOS over Ubuntu or Windows? What are the ...
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geth connectivity behind a firewall

I am trying to get geth to synchronize behind my office firewall. I have a TCP and UDP port opened (incoming and outgoing) as requested in other similar threads, but it doesn't seem to be enough. ...
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How do i know if my sync is in fast mode? [duplicate]

I entered "geth" command from my powerShell comandline. There was no ChainData directory. I am running Windows 10 64 bit. I downloaded Geth v1.8.3 for windows 64 bit The machine has 250 GB SSD. The ...
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How to Mine Ether and use Ethereum on Windows?

Which programs should be installed and what do you need to do to start mining Ether and use Ethereum?
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No balance after a few days of ETH mining

Ive been mining for 1 day and i still have 0 ETH. I am running a GTX 970 and getting 17 MH/s but after running it for a full 24 hours I got nothing. I've been using MinerGate and running it on a ...
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Windows very slow while mining

I'm using my main desktop for casual mining. Windows 10 i7. 16 GB RAM. GTX1080 8GB. 20MHs. When I'm running Geth and Ethminer, CPU is at 2-3%, GPU is at 100% (obviously). The entire desktop ...
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Ethminer reporting low hashrate vs benchmark

I'm new to mining Ethereum, and I had a question about the efficiency/throughput of my card, a 270X. I ran the benchmark utility with ethminer, which gives me a result of 18153621 H/s (18 MH/s?), ...
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Console application for generating addresses and private keys

Is there a Windows console application that can generate addresses and private keys as output to the console window?
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How to erase all Ethereum files from PC

I'm using the Ethereum Mist wallet on my desktop, but after transferring everything to a new computer I'd like to remove all traces of Ethereum from the old desktop. What files/folders would I need ...
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IPC python unix-socket unavailable on windows

I want to use the IPC interface between Python and geth. I use windows. But it seems that the unix-socket which IPC makes use of is not available in the windows version Python, how to solve this ...
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Truffle for Windows: I can't make it work

I've installed Truffle v3.2.1 for Windows. If I try to run: truffle console Could not find suitable configuration file. If I run: truffle create:contract MyContract I get nothing but command ...
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GTX 1070 Hashrate dropped from 30.8 to 28.3. Settings not changed

I was running at an overclock of +600 on the memory clock and was getting about 30.8 for my hashrate. I tried overclocking to +700 but it didn't seem stable as I got some minor artifacting after about ...
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Windows - Can mist be used from the command line?

I see that mist can be used from the command line in Linux, but the mist and/or ethereumwallet commands don't work in PowerShell or even Git bash in Windows. Is there any way to use Mist from the ...
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My C: drive in my WINDOWS PC is almost full. How can I change both geth and Mist path to relocate my blockchain files?

I read here somewhere that I have to execute geth --datadir "NEW PATH". But this solution: 1) Doesn't work in a permanent way for me (it will actually point geth in that direction but if I after ...
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How to fix missing cudart64_70.dll for ethminer?

I'm barely starting my main rig to mine. I installed Nvidia's latest CUDA 7.5, but when I run my ethminer batch file, it gives me an error: program can't start because cudart64_70.dll is missing I'...
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Is it possible to mine Ethereum with the MultiMiner app?

Are there any pools that are compatible with MultiMiner? It can mine coins with Groestl,Keccak,Lyra 2RE,Neo Scrypt,Quark,Scrypt,Scrypt Jane,Scrypt N,SHA256,X11,X13,X14 and X15 algorithms and,while I ...
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Running two instances of geth on Windows - protocol stack: listen udp :30303

I'm trying to follow the instructions on this blog to get a private Ethereum network running on my Windows machine. https://btcblockchain.wordpress.com/2017/09/27/how-to-run-private-ethereum-...
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How do I get Ethminer to work again?

THE PROBLEM I AM TRYING TO RESOLVE: ethminer.exe stops working when I execute the bat file below. It initially worked fine for about two weeks and then it stopped working. I have no idea why. I have ...