Setup MetaMask Extension for Chrome

This section describes how to setup MetaMask extension for Chrome.

After installing the MetaMask Extension for Chrome, I did the following to set it up:

1. Click the MetaMask icon near the top right corner of the browser window.

2. Accept the terms and conditions.

3. Enter a new password and click "CREATE" to create a new account.

4. Save the seed words provided by MetaMask in a safe place.

5. Click "I'VE COPIED IT SOMEWHERE SAFE".

6. Check the Ethereum account. It's ready to receive Ether fund now.

Setup MetaMask Extension for Chrome
Setup MetaMask Extension for Chrome

Last update: 2018.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Ethereum

 Ethereum Blockchain

 Ethereum Mist Wallet

 geth - Go Ethereum

 Testnet - Ropsten network

 Private Ethereum Network

 64-Bit "geth" for Private Ethereum Network

 Private Network with Custom Genesis Block

 Transferring Funds between Ether Accounts

MetaMask - Browser Based Ethereum Wallet

 What Is MetaMask

 Install MetaMask Extension for Chrome

Setup MetaMask Extension for Chrome

 One Account for All Ethereum Networks

 Get Free Ether from faucet.ropsten.be

 Get Free Ether from faucet.metamask.io

 Connect MetaMask to Local "geth" Node

 Transfer Ether Fund to MetaMask Account

 Send Ether from MetaMask to Private Network Failed

 Private Network ID Must Match "chainId"

 Send Ether from MetaMask to Private Network

 Process MetaMask Transsfer Transaction

 Download and Read MetaMask State Logs

 View Account QR Code in MetaMask

 Export Private Key and Retire MetaMask

 Import Private Key to "geth" Account

 Managing Ethereum Account

 ethereumfaucet.info - Mining Ether with Browser

 References

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