Filecoin Went Live on Metamask and is Building a New Web3 Site
Filecoin is a decentralized storage network which was supported by Metamask via a prototype the upcoming MetaMask Snaps extensibility system
Filecoin Snap runs within a Secure EcmaScript Compartment inside a We worked. The snap can be toggled on and off and reinstalled via the Filecoin drop-down in the MetaMask menu bar
Guidelines on how to try the Developer Preview
🔰 To start with users must check the latest release of the project
🔰 Download the build using preferred website Chrome or Brave
🔰 Within the Chromium-based browser, navigate to More Tools->Extensions
🔰 Disable the existing Metamask extension
🔹Alternatively, you can create an additional browser profile where you’ll install the developer version of the MetaMask extension
🔰 Enable the Developer Mode toggle in the top right corner
🔰 Drag and drop the developer preview ZIP file onto the Extension page of your browser.
🔰 Installation is automatic
✔️ You now have the special developer preview of MetaMask and can begin testing the connect flow for your Web3 Filecoin site!
For Filecoin functionality see the demo here
Filecoin is a decentralized storage network designed to store humanity’s most important information.
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