Breaking Change: No Accounts Exposed by Default

On November 6th, MetaMask will introduce an optional “Privacy Mode”, which requires that dapps ask permission to view users’ accounts. Dapps should update their code to support this feature, which will be enabled by default in the future.

Paul Bouchon
Aug 7, 2018 · 4 min read
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Breaking change

What this means for users

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Draft UI for MetaMask’s user-approved account access implementation

Privacy mode

What this means for developers

Preparing your dapp

Conclusion

MetaMask

MetaMask is a bridge that allows you to visit the…

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MetaMask

MetaMask is a bridge that allows you to visit the distributed web of tomorrow in your browser today. It allows you to run Ethereum dApps right in your browser without running a full Ethereum node.

Paul Bouchon

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MetaMask

MetaMask

MetaMask is a bridge that allows you to visit the distributed web of tomorrow in your browser today. It allows you to run Ethereum dApps right in your browser without running a full Ethereum node.

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