Speed Up, Cancel or Replace Transactions Using Metamask

  1. Speed up the transaction by adding gas to it.
  2. Sending a new transaction with the same nonce, to replace the old transaction.
  3. Cancelling the stuck transaction.

Change the settings for Custom Nonce

Step 1: Open up Metamask and click your avatar icon on the top right corner. After that, click the Settings icon.

Step 2: Once you are in the Settings page, tap on Advanced.

Step 3: Scroll down until you see a switch labeled “Customize transaction nonce.” Flip that on.

1. Speed up a Transaction

Step 1: Open Metamask, and click on the “Activity Tab”, find your transaction and click on “Speed up”

Step 2: Choose the new Gas fee from available options or click on Advanced and set the gas fee yourself.

2. Replace or Cancel a Transaction

Step 1: Identify the nonce of the transaction from Etherscan.

Step 2: Go to Metamask and create a new transaction.

3. Cancel a Transaction

Step 1: Open Metamask, and click on the “Activity Tab”, find your transaction and click on “Cancel”

Step 2: Metamask will ask if you are sure about it, as you can only cancel a pending transaction.

Helpful websites to get estimate on gas fee and checking backlogs

  1. GASNOW
  2. ETHGasStation
  3. ETHStats
  4. txstreet

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