I tried to send test ethers to the main account address created on Ethereum wallet by using the Ropsten faucet (http://faucet.ropsten.be:3001/) but did not receive any . My wallet is synced with Ropsten test network.

Any suggestions on how I can get some ethers into my testnet account?


I found the Metamask Faucet to be working quite nicely. Simply load your Ropsten account through MetaMask and request (or give!) some.


I got some ethers from the faucet :-


Using this url ,one can receive maximum of 2 ethers in a Ropsten testnet account

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    It doesn't work, but shows Error: {} – saitam Nov 8 '17 at 9:57

https://faucet.metamask.io/ this worked for me. I accessed it from the buy button after selecting the Ropsten Testnet

  • Look at other answers before posting. – Balthazar Sep 4 '18 at 9:29

When I tried, the faucet mentioned in the question gave 3 ETH every 7 seconds:


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    It doesn't work. – saitam Nov 8 '17 at 9:58
  • Yes, it's been down for about 2 weeks, hopefully it comes back up soon. – Tom Hale Nov 8 '17 at 10:03

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