SETUP METAMASK
MetaMask is a popular and reliable cryptocurrency wallet used to interact with any ERC20-compatible tokens on the blockchains such as $AVAX / Avalanche and $FTM / FANTOM.

Setting up Avalanche on MetaMask

Installing Metamask

If you have not yet installed MetaMask on your Chrome, Brave or Firefox browser, please do so via this link.
Remember to save your passkey and seed phrase in a secure location.
Never share this information with anyone!

Connect Metamask to Avalanche

  1. 1.
    Login to MetaMask
  2. 2.
    In the top right corner of the page, select the Network dropdown menu.
  3. 3.
    Select Add Network.
  4. 4.
    Continue to fill in the Avalanche Network information: - Network Name: Avalanche Network - New RPC URL: https://api.avax.network/ext/bc/C/rpc - Chain ID: 43114 - Symbol: AVAX - Explorer: https://snowtrace.io/
  5. 5.
    Select Save.
All your Avalanche compatible tokens will be viewable in this network once you have imported the token information.
  1. 1.
    Navigate to the bottom of the Avalanche Network page in MM and select Import Token.
  2. 2.
    Enter the information for the token you wish to import (you can find this on blockchain explorers such as SnowTrace).
  3. 3.
    The token information will usually auto-fill. Always double-check the token contract address to make sure it is not a fake version.
  4. 4.
    Select Add Custom Token to save.
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Setting up Avalanche on MetaMask
Installing Metamask
Connect Metamask to Avalanche