Wallet Integration

Metamask Installation for Registration and Purchase

# Step 1 – Install Metamask in your web browser:

- Go to https://metamask.io/ - Select the “Download” icon at the top right corner. - Select the appropriate extension for your browser or device. Select “Install MetaMask”

#Step 2 – Create Wallet

- Select “Create Wallet” - Create a password - Set up a secret phrase -- Save your secret phrase somewhere safe (not online, but not locally where it can be lost) -- Do not lose this! -- Click “Next”, select the phrase in the correct order, and then select “Confirm” -- Once you see “Congratulations”, select “All Done” - Close any pop ups you might have had regarding swapping tokens (you need not do this)

#Step 3 – Connect to Backers – Register for Whitelist

-Navigate to https://backers.art -Click “Connect your wallet” - Click “Next” to connect your Backers account with the MetaMask wallet - Click “Connect” again (The Metamask extension in the extensions toolbar of a Chrome-based browser.) -Click “Register Now” to register for the Backers drop.

If you do not have existing Eth or an exchange account you can purchase it directly through Metamask. If you have Eth in an exchange account, you must move the Eth from your exchange account to your Metamask wallet in order to mint. You will be able to use a hardware wallet if you have integrated it with Metamask. You must also pre-register your wallet address to be included in the drop.

# Step 4 - Buy ETH and store it in your Metamask wallet

- Click on the MetaMask fox icon on the top right corner of your browser (seen above). - Click “Buy” or select “Directly Deposit Ether” if you already have ETH in another wallet. - Click “Continue to Wyre”. - Choose how much Ether you want to buy. -- There will be fees. Expect to pay anywhere from 10-20% more than you are intending on purchasing. - Select a payment method and then “Next”. - Enter your payment info and identification. - Click “Submit”. - Enter the Wyre purchase code sent to your phone into the requisite field on your screen. - Authorize the purchase by entering the six-digit code for a pending Wyre transaction in your bank account. - (An example of a Wyre transfer in the transactions panel of a bank account. The first 6 digits after “WYRE-” is the transfer number. Do not enter the digits after the space after the first six digits.)

# Step 5 - Buy Backers NFTs

- The Metamask extension will appear to sync--if it does not click it in your browser's extensions! - Go here: app.backers.art - Select "Mint Original Backers NFT" - Choose how many -- There will be gas fees associated which Backers has absolutely no control over. * - Mint! * If you want to see what gas prices ought to be, please visit: https://www.gasnow.org/
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