Using MetaMask wallet with Quadrans Coins

What is MetaMask

MetaMask is a browser plugin that allows users to manage wallets and make transations. MetaMask can be used for Quadrans Coin.

It is availble for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera web browsers.

MetaMask extension for your browser:

Connect to Quadrans Mainnet

To manage Quadrans Coins users must create a new Network configuration in MetaMask.

Go to Account menu, click on Settings and on Networks, select Add Network and add the following information:

  • Network Name: Quadrans

  • New RPC URL: https://rpc.quadrans.io

  • ChainID: 10946

  • Symbol: QDC

  • Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.quadrans.io

Click Save to confirm.

Connect to Quadrans Testnet

To manage a Quadrans Wallet in testnet users must add a secondary Network configuration in MetaMask.

Go to Account menu, click on Settings and on Networks, select Add Network and add the following information:

  • Network Name: Quadrans Test

  • New RPC URL: https://rpctest.quadrans.io

  • ChainID: 10947

  • Symbol: QDC

  • Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.testnet.quadrans.io

Click Save to confirm.

Create a new Quadrans wallet

Attention: If you intend to install a Quadrans node please ignore this step: your node will ask to create a new wallet during the installation process and if you want to transfer your Quadrans Coin please follow the Import your Quadrans node wallet step.

It’s important to understand that the first wallet created in MetaMask is compatible only with Ethereum blockchain.

After you added Quadrans Mainnet or Testnet network select one and click on the icon on the top right of MetaMask interface, in the new menu press Create Account.

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The New Account window will appear. Give a name to your new wallet, click Create

Quadrans wallets for Mainnet or Testnet are usable in both networks. Simply change the network to see the two balances.

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Backup your wallet Private Key

Click on the menu button below the MetaMask fox icon and click on Details.

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In the new window click on Export Private Key, when asked insert your MetaMask password and copy the private key in a safe place.

Import your Quadrans node wallet

After you added Quadrans Mainnet or Testnet network select one and click on the icon on the top right of MetaMask interface, in the new menu press Import Account.

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The Import Account window will appear. Select JSON File as Type ad choose your UTC-* file of your wallet from your backup, type the password and press Import.

Quadrans wallets for Mainnet or Testnet are usable in both networks. Simply change the network to see the two balances.

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