Learn how to connect your Metamask wallet to other blockchain networks with this nifty step-by-step guide.

Metamask is a popular DeFi wallet that connects to the Ethereum network and allows you to seamlessly tap into the plethora of Ethereum decentralised apps (dApps) available.

But did you know that Metamask can also tap into other blockchain networks such as Fantom, Avalanche, and Binance Smart Chain? Networks that are compatible with the Ethereum Virtual Machine, or EVM, can be connected to Metamask. Sadly, this means that blockchains such as Solana and non-EVM compatible networks cannot be linked to Metamask due to their incompatibility.

What is the Ethereum Virtual Machine? Basically it is a software platform that allows anyone to create decentralised applications on Ethereum. With that said, here’s our one-stop compilation of blockchain details to link your Metamask to the network.

How to configure your wallet

  1. To start off, log into your Metamask wallet via your browser or mobile app on Android or iOS. If you have not created your Metamask wallet, watch out for our Metamask account guide coming up soon.
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  1. Once that’s done, click the Account button on the top right. That would be the circle with a colourful profile. Go to the bottom and click ‘Settings’.
  1. Next, select ‘Networks’
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  1. . Then click ‘Add Network’.
  1. There will be 5 different fields to fill in.
    • Network Name
    • New RPC URL
    • Chain ID
    • Currency Symbol
    • Block Explorer URL

Fill in your desired information from the list below, and you should be able to select the network of your choice. 

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List of Metamask-Compatible Networks

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Add Binance Smart Chain (BSC) to Metamask

Network Name: Smart Chain
New RPC URL: https://bsc-dataseed.binance.org/
ChainID: 56
Currency Symbol: BNB
Block Explorer URL: https://bscscan.com
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Add Polygon (MATIC) to Metamask

Network Name: Matic Mainnet
New RPC URL: https://rpc-mainnet.maticvigil.com/
ChainID: 137
Currency Symbol: MATIC
Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.matic.network/
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Add Avalanche (AVAX) to Metamask

Network Name: Avalanche Network
New RPC URL: https://api.avax.network/ext/bc/C/rpc
ChainID: 43114
Currency Symbol: AVAX
Block Explorer URL: https://snowtrace.io/
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Add Fantom Opera (FTM) to Metamask

Network Name: Fantom Opera
New RPC Url: https://rpc.ftm.tools
Chain ID: 250
Currency Symbol: FTM
Block Explorer URL: https://ftmscan.com/

Add Ubiq token (UBQ) to Metamask

Network Name: Ubiq
New RPC URL: https://rpc.octano.dev
ChainID: 8
Currency Symbol: UBQ
Block Explorer URL:   https://ubiqscan.io
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Add Optimistic Ethereum to Metamask

Network Name: Optimistic Ethereum
New RPC URL: https://mainnet.optimism.io
Chain ID: 10
Currency Symbol: ETH
Block Explorer URL: https://optimistic.etherscan.io

Add Songbird (SGB) to Metamask

Network name: Songbird
New RPC URL: https://songbird.towolabs.com/rpc
Chain ID: 19
Currency Symbol: SGB
Block explorer URL: https://songbird-explorer.flare.network
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Add Crypto.com Cronos Network (CRO) to Metamask

Network Name: Cronos Chain
New RPC URL: https://evm-cronos.crypto.org
ChainID: 25
Currency Symbol: CRO
Block Explorer URL: https://cronos.crypto.org/explorer/

Add Telos Network (TLOS) to Metamask

Network name: Telos
New RPC URL: https://mainnet.telos.net/evm
Chain ID: 40
Currency Symbol: TLOS
Block explorer URL: https://www.teloscan.io/
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Add XinFin (XDC) to Metamask

Network Name: XinFin
New RPC URL: https://rpc.xinfin.network
ChainID: 50
Currency Symbol: XDC
Block Explorer URL: https://xinfin.org
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Add GoChain (GO) to Metamask

Network Name: GoChain
New RPC URL: https://rpc.gochain.io
ChainID: 60
Currency Symbol: GO
Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.gochain.io

Add Ethereum Classic (ETC) to Metamask

Network name: ETC
New RPC URL: https://www.ethercluster.com/etc
ChainID: 61
Currency Symbol: ETC
Block Explorer URL: https://blockscout.com/etc/mainnet/

Add OKExChain Network (OKT) to Metamask

Network Name: OKExChain
New RPC URL: https://exchainrpc.okex.org
ChainID: 66
Currency Symbol: OKT
Block Explorer URL: https://www.oklink.com/okexchain/
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Add Huobi ECO chain (HT) to Metamask

Network Name: Heco Mainnet
New RPC URL: https://http-mainnet-node.huobichain.com
Chain ID: 128
Currency Symbol: HT
Block Explorer URL: https://scan.hecochain.com
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Add BitTorrent Chain (BTTC) to Metamask

Network Name: BitTorrent Chain Mainnet
New RPC URL: https://rpc.bt.io
Chain ID: 199
Currency Symbol: BTT
Block Explorer URL: https://scan.bt.io

Add Boba Network to Metamask

Network Name: BOBA L2
New RPC URL: https://mainnet.boba.network
Chain ID: 288
Currency Symbol: ETH
Block Explorer URL: https://blockexplorer.boba.network
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Add Kucoin Community Chain (KCC) to Metamask

Chain Name: KCC-MAINNET
New RPC URL: https://rpc-mainnet.kcc.network
Chain ID: 321
Currency Symbol: KCS
Explorer URL: https://explorer.kcc.io/en

Add Moonbeam Network (GLMR) to Metamask

Network Name: Moonbeam
New RPC URL: https://rpc.api.moonbeam.network
Chain ID: 1284
Currency Symbol: GLMR
Block Explorer URL: https://blockscout.moonbeam.network

Add IoTeX Network (IOTX) to Metamask

Network Name: IoTeX Network Mainnet
New RPC URL: https://babel-api.mainnet.iotex.io
Chain ID: 4689
Currency Symbol: IOTX
Block Explorer URL: https://iotexscan.io
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Add Klatyn Network (KLAY) to Metamask

Network Name: Klaytn Mainnet Cypress
New RPC URL: https://public-node-api.klaytnapi.com/v1/cypress
Chain ID: 8217
Currency Symbol: KLAY
Block Explorer URL: https://scope.klaytn.com
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Add Celo Network (CELO) to Metamask

Network Name: Celo Mainnet
New RPC URL: https://forno.celo.org
Chain ID: 42220
Currency Symbol: CELO
Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.celo.org
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Add Harmony One (ONE) to Metamask

Harmony One has 4 different shard types, so you’ll have to add the correct details for the correct shard.
Network Name: Harmony Mainnet
New RPC URL:
    • Shard 0: https://api.harmony.one
    • Shard 1: https://s1.api.harmony.one
    • Shard 2: https://s2.api.harmony.one
    • Shard 3: https://s3.api.harmony.one
Chain ID:
    • Shard 0: 1666600000
    • Shard 1: 1666600001
    • Shard 2: 1666600002
    • Shard 3: 1666600003
Currency Symbol: ONE
Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.harmony.one/#/
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