Moving xDai to Dai

Convert xDai back to Dai in the UI

1) Go to Connect your web3 wallet (MetaMask, Nifty Wallet) to the xDai Chain. Once connected, you will see your address populated in the header, and your xDai and Dai balance displayed on the page.

You will need a small additional amount of xDai to process the transaction.

Dai to xDai bridge interface

2) Enter the amount of xDai you would like to transfer to Dai, and click the Transfer button.

3) A confirmation window will appear. Click Continue.

Confirmation window to confirm your transfer

4) The web3 wallet window will open with transaction details. Click Submit or Confirm (depending on wallet) to process the transaction.

Web3 Wallet (Nifty Wallet) confirmation. Gas fee is .000054 xDai!

5) Wait for the transaction to process. Transaction will be confirmed in 5 seconds, but the relay confirmation takes additional time (depending on the number of chain validators and the mainnet network throughput).

Transfer processing

6) Success! xDai has been transferred to Dai and is available for use on the Ethereum mainnet.

Successful transfer from xDai to Dai

Click the transaction hex to view your transaction. Check the result of the example transaction here:

BlockScout transaction details for the example

If you are interested in converting Dai to xDai without the UI see how to use xDai Bridge without UI