Getting Started with AVAX
In our last article, we showed you how to install MetaMask. In this one, we will walk you through the steps needed to use MetaMask with Avalanche and AVAX.
First, login to MetaMask. Next, select the Ethereum Mainnet dropdown menu as seen below, and click “Add Network.”
This will take you to the following screen, where you will need to enter specific Avalanche Network credentials to get up and running.
Enter the following credentials:
- Network Name: Avalanche Network
- New RPC URL: https://api.avax.network/ext/bc/C/rpc
- ChainID: 43114
- Symbol: AVAX
- Explorer: https://snowtrace.io/
Now, your screen should look like this:
Select “Save,” and you will see a new screen that looks like this:
Congratulations! You have successfully set up MetaMask to use the Avalanche Network and can now connect to Web3 Crowdfunding on Securitize Markets.