If you already have MetaMask you can skip this post and go to BUYING X8X ON BANCOR
Step 1: Getting MetaMask
- Open your Chrome browser.
- Go to https://metamask.io/.
- Once there click on “Get chrome extension”
- Click on “ADD TO CHROME”
- Confirm adding MetaMask as an extension when prompted to do so.
- Now your MetaMask wallet should be installed. You can check this by looking at the top right hand corner of your browser window. You should see an icon with a fox like so:
- Click on “the fox”, read the message and if you agree click “Accept”
- Input your password, confirm it and then click on “Create”
- Copy the words that are shown to you in the next step. This is the only way to recover your wallet in case you lose it! Don’t share this with anyone!
Step 2: Getting funds to your MetaMask wallet
- Click on the MetaMask icon in your browser.
- Click on the three dots in the top right corner and then click “Show QR Code”
- This shows your wallets address. You can copy the address by clicking the copy button next to the Hex address as shown below:
- You should now send your funds (ETH) to this address. We will assume you know how to buy/send ETH. ALWAYS DOUBLE CHECK THAT THE ADDRESS IS CORRECT!
- Wait for your transaction to process.
- After the transaction gets processed you should now see your funds in the MetaMask wallet like so:
- You are now ready to buy X8X token on Bancor!