How to add and transfer USDT to MetaMask?

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Users generally have no difficulty in adding USDT coins to MetaMask in the Ethereum network, and the entire process looks like this:

How to add USD to Metamask in Ethereum Network

However, not all users are happy with the Ethereum network for various reasons, so let us show you how to add USDT to MetaMask, using alternative networks.

Before adding USDT coins to MetaMask, you need to:

  1. decide on the network and then add it to MetaMask’s browser extension or mobile application;
  2. know the USDT contract address in the selected network.

How to find the USDT contract address in any network?

USDT has its own unique contract address for a particular network. You can find the addresses on the website. To find the required address, you need to visit the Coinmarketcap homepage and type the token name "USDT" in the search bar.

How to find the USDT token contracts

A new page will open where you need to navigate to the “Contracts” section and click on “More.”

A list of networks with contract addresses will be displayed, some of which will have the MetaMask logo next to them, indicating the ability to add this network to the wallet. You need to select the desired network from this list and copy the contract address. For example, in the image below, you can see that we copied the USDT contract address on the HECO network.

how to find token's address for Metamask

For your convenience, we have compiled a table displaying different networks with contract addresses for USDT. It is worth nothing that you cannot store USDT on MetaMask in all networks you wish; for example, it is impossible to store USDT in the TRC20 network on MetaMask.

Network name USDT contract address 
HECO 0xa71edc38d189767582c38a3145b5873052c3e47a
KCC 0x0039f574ee5cc39bdd162e9a88e3eb1f111baf48
TomoChain 0x381b31409e4d220919b2cff012ed94d70135a59e
Gnosis Chain 0x4ECaBa5870353805a9F068101A40E0f32ed605C6
Klaytn 0xcee8faf64bb97a73bb51e115aa89c17ffa8dd167
Conflux 0xfe97e85d13abd9c1c33384e796f10b73905637ce
Moonbeam 0xefaeee334f0fd1712f9a8cc375f427d9cdd40d73
KardiaChain 0x551a5dcac57c66aa010940c2dcff5da9c53aa53b
Moonriver 0xe936caa7f6d9f5c9e907111fcaf7c351c184cda7
IoTex 0x6fbcdc1169b5130c59e72e51ed68a84841c98cd1
Telos 0xefaeee334f0fd1712f9a8cc375f427d9cdd40d73
Velas 0x01445c31581c354b7338ac35693ab2001b50b9ae
Cronos 0x66e428c3f67a68878562e79A0234c1F83c208770
Boba Network 0x5DE1677344D3Cb0D7D465c10b72A8f60699C062d
Fusion Network 0x9636d3294e45823ec924c8d89dd1f1dffcf044e6
Hoo Smart Chain  0xD16bAbe52980554520F6Da505dF4d1b124c815a7
Oasis Network 0xdc19a122e268128b5ee20366299fc7b5b199c8e3
Aurora 0x4988a896b1227218e4a686fde5eabdcabd91571f
Metis Andromeda 0xbb06dca3ae6887fabf931640f67cab3e3a16f4dc
Meter  0x5fa41671c48e3c951afc30816947126ccc8c162e
Milkomeda 0x3795c36e7d12a8c252a20c5a7b455f7c57b60283
Bitgert 0xE3F5a90F9cb311505cd691a46596599aA1A0AD7D
Dogechain 0xe3f5a90f9cb311505cd691a46596599aa1a0ad7d
Canto 0xd567b3d7b8fe3c79a1ad8da978812cfc4fa05e75
ThunderCore 0x4f3C8E20942461e2c3Bdd8311AC57B0c222f2b82
Syscoin 0x922D641a426DcFFaeF11680e5358F34d97d112E1
Cube network  0x79F1520268A20c879EF44d169A4E3812D223C6de
Redlight Chain 0x73e84bfd35c3f1537a72180d1481e1eabf64b70b
Astar  0x3795C36e7D12A8c252A20C5a7B455f7c57b60283
Core 0x9Ebab27608bD64AFf36f027049aECC69102a0D1e
Fuse 0xfadbbf8ce7d5b7041be672561bba99f79c532e10
EOS EVM 0xfa9343c3897324496a05fc75abed6bac29f8a40f

The process of adding the coin is identical in all networks, so below, we will provide an instruction for adding the Tether company's coin in one of the networks. Avoid storing USDT tokens in lesser-known and unpopular networks.

How to add USDT to MetaMask in the HECO network?

Here is a step-by-step guide:

  • Launch MetaMask.
  • Make sure the necessary network is enabled, in our example, it is HECO.
  • Next, click on the “Import tokens” button.
  • A new window will pop up with settings to add a new token. You need to find the “Token contract address” field and insert the USDT contract address in the HECO network (specified in the table above). The other fields "Token symbol" and "Token decimal" will be filled in automatically. All that is left is to click on "Add custom token" and confirm the token import.

Add USDT in Heco network to Metamask

USDT will appear on the homepage of the hot wallet.

Import tokens to Metamask

Since we have the HECO network address, it's now possible to transfer USDT coins to MetaMask in the HECO network.

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