As long as you have your seed phrase or the private key, you can access your MetaMask account on any device. But, in the absence of a private key, this task could not be completed even if you do remember your MetaMask password. So, before you initiate this process, make sure you have access to the secret recovery phrase and then go ahead with applying the steps listed right here in this post.
Accessing the same MetaMask wallet on another device could be a sheer necessity when you have forgotten your device back at someplace and you could not be physically present there to access your wallet. So, in that case, what you can do is import the wallet on another device after making sure that you have your 12-word secret recovery phrase with you.
Steps to access MetaMask on any device
Before you can begin the process, you need to both install and add the MetaMask extension to your Chrome or any other browser, or you can also get the wallet app installed on your smartphone. So, with no more delay, let us now start discussing the process in detail:
- Go to the official website of MetaMask i.e. metamask.io
- From there, you can click on the relevant options to get the extension added
- Now, you need to launch the extension and click on the option to import your wallet
- When asked, enter your MetaMask login details
- After that, you need to enter your secret recovery phrase
- And, there you will land into MetaMask wallet
If you see any error, try resetting the password of your account or repeat the given process carefully. To avoid any kind of inconvenience, you need to ensure that you are entering the recovery phrase words very carefully and in the correct sequence. Otherwise, you may not be able to complete the MetaMask login process in any condition.
Although you can access your MetaMask account on any device, you need to first install the MetaMask extension to your respective web browser. After you have added the extension to your browser, you need to just enter the seed phrase. In case you have forgotten the recovery phrase, you will lose access to all your funds and won't be able to recover them back ever. We believe that this article has helped you with accessing the MetaMask login account on another device.