How to: Connecting Metamask to PrivacySwap
Metamask is our friend for buying our precious PRV2 and PRVG. However, some are still yet to explore how it works and how to connect it to PrivacySwap’s website. But don’t you worry, we are here to provide you with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions on how to do it with ease!
Are you ready for it? Here we go!
Creating a MetaMask Wallet
The first thing that you have to do is to go to any web browser and search for “Metamask Google Chrome extension”, as seen below:
Upon clicking “search” or the magnifying icon, you will be directed here:
All you have to do next is click for the MetaMask an you will be redirected here:
Next is you click the “Add to Chrome” button and you will see a prompt like this:
What you’ll do next is to click the “Add extention” and you should see this next:
You now have a MetaMask wallet in your Google Chrome browser! The next step is to click the “Get Started” button and you will get a prompt like this:
What you’ll need to do is to click the “Create a Wallet” you will see this prompt:
You will now need to click “I Agree” to proceed. After that, you will need to input your password like below:
It will show you a video about the Secret Recovery Phrase and its importance not to share it with anyone. This is because if someone gets to get a hold of them, you will be susceptible to scams and could potentially lose all of your money.
After finishing the video, you can now proceed by clicking “Next”. After clicking, you will see now see your own Secret Recovery Phrase:
It is important to remember that these Secret Recovery Phrase could open your MetaMask account. This is why upon clicking the “CLICK HERE TO REVEAL SECRET WORDS”, you should take it down traditionally, using a pen and paper. This way, bad actors online cannot get a hold of them.
After clicking the “Next” button, you will have to input the words in your Secret Recovery Phrase by simply clicking the words in the right order:
After you input your Secret Recovery Phrase, you now have a MetaMask Wallet and you will see a prompt like this:
Once you have clicked “All Done” it will show you this:
You now have a MetaMask Wallet!
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Changing the Network
This is a crucial step because your MetaMask Wallet will not connect to the PrivacySwap.finance if your Wallet’s network is still in “Ethereum Mainnet” as seen below. This is because PrivacySwap is based on the Binance Smart Chain Network.
All you have to do now is click the “Add Network” and you will be redirected to this window:
To change the network from Ethereum Mainnet to Binance Smart Chain Mainnet, you have to input the following:
All you have to do now is to click the “Save” button, and that is it!
Connecting MetaMask to PrivacySwap
The next step is the easiest one. All you need to do now is to go to PrivacySwap.finance in your Google Chrome:
Click the “Launch App”:
And you will automatically see this prompt:
After clicking “Next” you will see another prompt and all you have to do is click “Connect”:
And that is it! You now have connected your newly created MetaMask Wallet to the PrivacySwap Website!
You are all set! 😄
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