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useToken() function

Warning: This API is now obsolete.

This hook is deprecated and will be removed in a future major version. You should use instead.

- const token = useToken("0x1234...");
+ const token = useContract("0x1234...", "token").contract;

Hook for getting an instance of a Token contract. This contract supports ERC20 compliant tokens.

Example

import { useContract } from '@thirdweb-dev/react'

export default function Component() {
const { contract } = useContract("<YOUR-CONTRACT-ADDRESS>", "token")

// Now you can use the token contract in the rest of the component

// For example, this function will get the connected wallets token balance
async function balance() {
const balance = await contract.balance()
return balance
}

...
}

Signature:

export declare function useToken(
contractAddress: RequiredParam<string>,
): import("@thirdweb-dev/sdk").Token | undefined;

Parameters

ParameterTypeDescription
contractAddressRequiredParam<string>the address of the Token contract, found in your thirdweb dashboard

Returns:

import("@thirdweb-dev/sdk").Token | undefined