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Acquire Testnet LINK

Using LINK Testnet Faucets

This page will show you how to obtain and add testnet LINK to MetaMask. If you already have testnet LINK, skip to Deploy your first contract.

  • Open up MetaMask, click the Wallet account name at the top to copy the address to your clipboard.
  • Paste that address into the Chainlink Ropsten Faucet address input field, solve the captcha, and click on Send me 100 Test LINK button.
  • You should see a green banner show up with the text: Your request was successful! View your transaction here.
  • In order to see your LINK token balance in MetaMask, you will need to add the token.
  • In MetaMask click the hamburger button, and click on Add Token and then Custom Token.
  • On Ropsten our LINK token address is: 0x20fE562d797A42Dcb3399062AE9546cd06f63280. Copy that address.
  • Paste the token contract address into MetaMask in the Token Address input. The token symbol and decimals of precision will auto-populate. Click Next.
  • A new window will appear, showing the LINK token details. Click Add Tokens.
  • MetaMask should now display the new LINK balance.
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