A Ledger wallet is a cryptocurrency hardware wallet that stores the user’s private keys in a secure hardware device. Hardware wallets provide full isolation between private keys and devices.
Follow these steps to set up your first Ledger XRP account.
Step 1: Download and install Ledger Live on your computer
Click here to find out how to download and install Ledger Live on your computer. You can learn more about how to get started with Ledger Live here.
Make sure your Ledger device is running the latest firmware version.
Step 2: Install the XRP app on your Ledger device
The following instructions are suitable for Ledger Nano S Plus. Please check out their full guide if you are using other versions:
Step 3: Head to My Ledger, approve the Ledger Manager on your physical ledger
Step 4: Search for the XRP application and click ‘Install’.
Step 5: Once you have installed the XRP application, head to ‘Accounts’.
Create your first XRP account in Ledger Live.
Step 6: Click Add account on the top right side of the screen.
Step 7: Select ‘XRP’ under the asset class.
Step 8: Enter your PIN in your physical Ledger device.
Step 9: Open the XRP app on your Ledger device.
Step 10: Name your XRP account and click ‘Add account’.
Awesome work! Your account has been added successfully to your Ledger wallet. Have issues with creating an account? Click here to read the full details.
Trezor hardware wallets are one of the hardware wallets developed by SatoshiLabs that provide cryptocurrency security.
Follow these steps to add an XRP account to your Trezor wallet
- Step 1: Connect your Trezor wallet to the Trezor Suite
- Step 2: Head to your Accounts tab
- Step 3: Click on the (+) icon beside ‘My accounts’, on the top left side of the page
- Step 4: Click ‘Activate more coins’
- Step 5: Mark XRP
- Step 6: Click ‘Find my XRP accounts’
- Step 7: Head to ‘Receive’ to show your full address
- Step 8: Verify your XRP address with your Trezor device
- Step 9: Copy your XRP address
- Step 10: Congrats! You’ve added an XRP account to your Trezor portfolio!
Note: Only Trezor’s model T supports XRP. Head to the official Trezor page for more information.
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