Metamask* Extension for chrome & firefox

Securely manage your cryptocurrencies with MetaMask Extension. Enjoy seamless access to Ethereum-based decentralized applications while keeping your assets safe.

How do I install MetaMask extension on my web browser?

Installing the MetaMask extension on your web browser is a straightforward process. Here's how you can do it:

  1. Open your web browser: Launch the web browser you use regularly. MetaMask is compatible with popular browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Brave, and Edge.

  2. Go to the extension store: Navigate to the extension store or add-ons marketplace of your browser. Here are the links for some of the popular browsers:

    • MetaMask for Chrome

    • MetaMask for Firefox

    • MetaMask for Brave (Brave uses the Chrome Web Store)

    • MetaMask for Edge

  3. Search for MetaMask: Once you're in the extension store, use the search bar to look for "MetaMask."

  4. Install MetaMask: Find the MetaMask extension in the search results and click on it to open its details page. Then, click on the "Add" or "Install" button to initiate the installation process.

  5. Follow the prompts: Depending on your browser, you may need to confirm the installation by clicking "Add Extension" or similar. Follow the prompts provided by your browser to complete the installation.

  6. Set up MetaMask: After installation, you'll typically see the MetaMask icon added to your browser's toolbar. Click on the icon to start the setup process. You'll be guided through creating a new wallet, including generating a seed phrase and setting up a password.

  7. Backup your seed phrase: Make sure to securely back up your seed phrase. This is crucial for recovering access to your wallet in case you forget your password or lose access to your device.

Once you've completed these steps, MetaMask should be successfully installed and ready to use in your web browser. You can now start using it to manage your Ethereum assets and interact with decentralized applications (dApps) on the Ethereum network.

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