Send ETH to Verida Wallet via Metamask (Rinkeby Testnet)

Note: The Verida Wallet is currently on testnet. Do not send any real / mainnet tokens to the Verida Wallet, or they will be lost.

About

Verida Wallet currently supports tokens on Ethereum, Algorand, NEAR, and Polygon. This guide will step you through how to send Ethereum (ETH) tokens on the Rinkeby Test Network from Rinkeby Faucet → Metamask Wallet → Verida Wallet Ethereum Wallet.

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The Rinkeby Faucet is a free-to-use Ethereum faucet to get testnet ETH for testing purposes.

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Metamask is a crypto wallet that provides support for ETH-based tokens. If you don’t have a Metamask wallet, create one https://metamask.io/

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The Verida Wallet is a self-custody web3 mobile wallet that supports zero knowledge credentials and multiple blockchains. Users can manage their self-sovereign decentralized identities and encrypted personal data all secured by the Verida Network. The Verida Wallet is currently operating on the Acacia Testnet. You can download the Verida Wallet at verida.io and create your new decentralized identity.

Video guide: Coming soon

Instructions

1. Send ETH from Rinkeby Faucet to Metamask

  • Login to Metamask.
  • In Metamask, switch to the Rinkeby Test Network. If Rinkeby doesn’t show up, toggle the settings under “Show/hide test networks” to show test networks.
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  • Copy your Metamask wallet address
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  • Head to the Rinkeby Faucet (https://rinkebyfaucet.com/) and send ETH to your Metamask wallet. Once the transaction has been completed, you’ll have 0.1 ETH in your Metamask wallet.

2. Send ETH from Metamask to Verida Wallet

  • Login to the Verida Wallet mobile app.
  • In the Verida Wallet mobile app, go to the Tokens screen > Ethereum > Receive to copy your Verida Wallet Ethereum address.
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  • Head back to Metamask to send ETH (on Rinkeby testnet) to your Ethereum wallet in the Verida Wallet.
  • In the Verida Wallet mobile app, go to the Tokens screen > Ethereum, and you’ll see the ETH has been received in the wallet.
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