Metamask not connecting to dapps

hi why will my metamask not connect to dapps? it keep taking me to brave wallet to setup. I dont want to use brave. how can i get this to connect to my metamask without it asking me to create a brave wallet or backup metamask to brave wallet?

You can change the default provider via brave://settings/wallet

More information about the option ↓

Why isn’t my MetaMask or other extension not working with Dapps?

https://support.brave.com/hc/en-us/articles/4415497656461-Brave-Wallet-FAQ

@decentralizedMe Could you please confirm what your default wallet was set to?