Siddhartha D.
1:59 12th May, 2022

How To Add MATIC Network and Polygon zkEVM To Metamask?

Adding Polygon network to your Metamask wallet is really simple. Make sure you have the Metamask wallet downloaded and ready to go.

Once completed STEP 1 & STEP 2

STEP - 3 Setup a New Metamask Polygon Wallet

The Ethereum wallet will be displayed by default as shown below. We will now proceed to add the Polygon network for Metamask. Please follow the steps below and initiate functionality for Polygon network tokens.

Metamask Zelta

Open Network Settings and Add Network:

Click on the top right-hand tab where it says ‘Ethereum Mainnet’. This will open a drop-down menu and you will need to click on the ‘Add Network’ tab as shown below.

We are basically adding the Polygon network manually.

Add Network

Enter Network Details:

This will open a new tab where you can enter the network details. Fill in the network details exactly as they are shown below. We recommend that you copy-paste to prevent any typos. This network information can also be found on Polygon’s site.

Please fill in the following details and click on the ‘Save’ button as shown below.

Save Zelta

This is it! You have successfully added the Polygon network on Metamask and can now use your brand new Polygon wallet address to send and receive tokens. The top right-hand network tab will now display ‘Polygon Mainnet’ instead of Ethereum.

Polygoon Wallet Zelta

How to Get Your Polygon Wallet Address:

Please click on the ‘Buy’ button to check the wallet details associated with your account. Click on ‘View Account’ button and it will display your Polygon wallet address which can be used to receive tokens into your personal wallet. You can also view your account at Polygon scan.

Deposit Matic Zelta

Bonus Tip:

Please recall that we had added the Chrome extension for Metamask earlier. You can use the extension to access the Metamask wallet at any time through the puzzle-shaped icon in your browser tab.

Bonus Tip Zelta

How to Add Polygon zkEVM Network to Metamask:

1. Click on the network tab located on the top right and then select the ‘Add Network’ option.

Add Network

2. You will be shown a list of networks that can already be set up, but since we do not see Polygon zkEVM network, click on "Add a network manually".

Add a network Manually

3. Insert the following details and click on the Save button when done

Click on the Save Button

That's it! You've now successfully added Polygon's zkEVM Network to your Metamask.

Quick Recap: 3-Step Guide to Adding Polygon to Metamask

Follow STEP 1 - How to download a Metamask wallet?

Follow STEP 2 - How to set up a Metamask wallet?

Follow STEP 3 - How to add Polygon Network to Metamask wallet?

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