Get Free Ether from

This section describes how to get some free Ether form

Actually, the best place to get free Ether with MetaMask on Ropsten Test network, to go to

1. Click the MetaMask icon near the top right corner of the browser window.

2. Select the "Ropsten Test Net" in the dropdown list on the top.

3. Click "BUY" and "ROPSTEN TEST FAUCET". MetaMask will bring you the site with your account address displayed.

4. Click "Request 1 ether from faucet". You will see the transfer transaction ID displayed at the bottom.

5. Few minutes later, my 1 Ether arrived in my MetaMask wallet.

Get Ether from
Get Ether from

Note that if you are using the new version of MetaMask, the steps are slightly different.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Ethereum

 Ethereum Blockchain

 Ethereum Mist Wallet

 geth - Go Ethereum

 Testnet - Ropsten network

 Private Ethereum Network

 64-Bit "geth" for Private Ethereum Network

 Private Network with Custom Genesis Block

 Transferring Funds between Ether Accounts

MetaMask - Browser Based Ethereum Wallet

 What Is MetaMask

 Install MetaMask Extension for Chrome

 Setup MetaMask Extension for Chrome

 View Ethereum Account Address in MetaMask

 Add "Ropsten Test Network" in MetaMask

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 Get Free Ether from

 Get Free Ether from

 Connect MetaMask to Local "geth" Node

 Transfer Ether Fund to MetaMask Account

 Send Ether from MetaMask to Private Network Failed

 Private Network ID Must Match "chainId"

 Send Ether from MetaMask to Private Network

 Process MetaMask Transfer Transaction

 Download and Read MetaMask State Logs

 View Account QR Code in MetaMask

 Export Private Key and Retire MetaMask

 Import Private Key to "geth" Account

 Managing Ethereum Account

 Mining Ether with Your Computer

 Archived Tutorials


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