This is a complete guide to help users know the usage of Shorter Finance within the virtual environment built on Rinkeby testnet.
The Rinkeby testnet is a fork of the Ethereum mainnet, mainly used for dapp testing before deployment on the Ethereum mainnet. The testnet version Shorter was deployed on
Step 1: Switch your network in Metamask
Step 2: Get some Rinkeby testnet ETH
To unlock the functions, you need top up your wallet with testnet Ether as gas.
You can easily receive testnet ETH through the Rinkeby faucets listing below:
- Rinkeby Faucet (opens new window)
- ChainLink Faucets (opens new window)
- Paradigm Faucet (opens new window)
- MyCrypto Faucet (opens new window)
Step 3: Get test tokens
Anyone having a wallet account may request test tokens without any limits. Hit the button in the row, the testnet tokens(USDT and IPISTR) will be transferred to your account.
The period for your next claim is 24 hours.
Step 4: Import the tokenlist of altcoins
Click the token picker button on uniswap rinkeby (opens new window) :
Copy the tokenlist link below:
Click "Manage Token Lists":
Paste into the url box:
Step 5: Acquire more altcoins
Testnet altcoins can be swapped out by the testnet USDTs you claimed in Step 3:
Step 6: Play with these test tokens
Refer to key actors to get imprints of what 3 key roles can do on Shorter Finance.