Metamask Chrome® Extension | US

MetaMask is an extension for accessing Ethereum enabled distributed applications, or "Dapps" in your normal Chrome browser! The extension injects the Ethereum web3 API into every website's javascript

How to Install MetaMask Chrome Extension

  1. Open your Chrome browser and go to the Chrome Web Store.

  2. Search for "MetaMask" in the search bar.

  3. Find the MetaMask extension from the list and click on "Add to Chrome".

  4. A dialog box will appear, asking for permissions. Click on "Add extension" to proceed.

  5. Once installed, the MetaMask icon will appear in the upper right corner of your browser.

Setting Up MetaMask

  1. Click on the MetaMask icon in your browser to open the extension.

  2. You will be prompted to either import an existing wallet or create a new one. Choose as per your requirement.

  3. If creating a new wallet, set a strong password, and carefully note down the provided seed phrase in a secure location.

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

Sending and Receiving Tokens

  • To receive tokens, navigate to your account, click on the "Account" button to view your public address. Share this address to receive tokens.

  • To send tokens, click on the "Send" button, enter the recipient's address, the amount, and select the type of token. Click "Next" and confirm the transaction.

Note: Double-check addresses before sending tokens, as transactions on the blockchain are irreversible.

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