How to resolve issues with a MetaMask extension?

MetaMask is a free web and mobile crypto wallet that allows users to store and swap cryptocurrencies, interact with the Ethereum blockchain ecosystem, and host a growing array of decentralized applications (dApps). It is one of the most widely used crypto applications in the world.


If you have been using MetaMask for a while now, you must be aware of the perks and benefits it comes with. Along with letting you store a wide range of crypto assets, the platform also lets you buy and sell some crypto assets. Owing to the wide range of features it comes accompanied with, the number of people who are using it has gone to another level. However, there are some users who are not able to use the MetaMask extension for a long duration.

Therefore, to help such users who are looking for ways to come out of this problem, I am going to put forward some tried and tested ways that would ultimately help you in using MetaMask once again.

Besides resolving extension-related issues, we shall also help you in resolving issues related to MetaMask sign in. So, let's 

get right into it.

Working methods to resolve MetaMask-related issues 

Whether you are facing issues with the MetaMask extension or the app, the remedies given below would work for both. So, in the section below, I am going to list all the possible ways to get rid of the said issues:

  • The first thing that you are supposed to do is, refresh the web browser you are using which means you can close the browser and open it again. If that does not help, you can uninstall and install a fresh version of your browser and re-add the extensions you were previously using
  • In case you are still facing MetaMask sign in issues, you can switch to a different compatible web browser. For example, if you are using MetaMask on Chrome, then you can use it on Firefox or Brave browsers
  • In addition to that, you can also check out the MetaMask version you are using and make sure that it is version 10.5.2 or above. If not, you can install the latest version of the MetaMask extension from its official website
  • If everything else fails to resolve the issue, then the last option you are left with is resetting the MetaMask account. To do that, you can access the account setting and then click on the "Advanced" menu followed by selecting the "reset account" option


In this blog post, I have included some tried and tested remedies that have helped a lot of users in the past by allowing them to re-use the MetaMask extension in a best-ever manner. On other hand, if your issue needs expert assistance, then you are suggested to get in touch with the official customer support team. However, you are suggested not to share your MetaMask sign in or seed phrase details even with their team members.