Curiosity doesn’t kill the fox. It empowers it!
Once you have installed MetaMask, you are ready to generate your MetaMask wallet. Here’s how:
- Click on the MetaMask (fox) icon on your browser
- Click "Continue" to proceed
- Enter your password, then click “Create” to proceed creating your MetaMask wallet
- You'll be directed to your unique account image. Click "Next" to proceed.
- Read the Privacy Notice, and scroll to the bottom of the pop up. Then click “Accept” to proceed.
- Click on the shaded area to reveal your seed phrase.
- Back up your seed phrase.
- Click "Next" to proceed
- Confirm your seed phrase by clicking on the seed words in the order they are prescribed to you.
- Click "Confirm" to proceed.
- You'll then reach the "Deposit Ether" page. Scroll down and choose your preferred method to deposit Ether. You may choose to do so directly, or via Coinbase or ShapeShift. Otherwise, click the "x" button to proceed.
- Voila! You’ve created your MetaMask wallet, along with the default account (Account 1)