This How-To post will show you how to connect your MetaMask wallet to the Binance Smart Chain Network. Within a few minutes, you will be able to deploy your assets on the many popular DApps the Binance Smart Chain has to offer.
Remember: metamask wallet recovery phrase does not restore added networks
Let’s begin :
Once in the MetaMask app, click on the logo of your account at the top right. Then click on ‘Settings’.
Then click on ‘Networks’ in the settings menu. A list of networks that your MetaMask wallet is connected to will now appear. Now click on the ‘Add Networks’ button in the bottom of the window.
Add the network details :
In this window, you will enter the details of the network to be added. MetaMask asks you to enter: Network Name, New RPC URL, ChainID, Symbol and Block Explorer URL. To add the Binance Smart Chain network, enter the following information:
• Network Name: BNB
• New RPC URL: https://bsc-dataseed.binance.org/
• Chain ID: 56
• Symbol: BNB
• Block Explorer URL: https://bscscan.com
Please note that all transactions on the Binance Smart Chain are paid with Binance Coin (BNB).
Connect your MetaMask to the BSC network :
Don’t forget to connect your MetaMask wallet to the Binance Smart Chain Network before deploying your assets into its DApps. You do this by clicking on the current network at the top of your MetaMask wallet, then clicking on Smart Chain.
Congratulations, you have just connected your MetaMask wallet to the Binance Smart Chain network!