Ledger Hardware Wallet Integration: A Step-by-Step Guide

Ledger Hardware Wallet Integration: A Step-by-Step Guide

eckoWALLET, now seamlessly integrates with the Ledger series of hardware wallets. This fresh update lets you expertly manage and transact your Kadena assets using the user-friendly interface of eckoWALLET, all while leveraging the unmatched security of your hardware wallet.


  • Ledger Nano S or Ledger Nano X
  • Latest version of Ledger Live installed
  • eckoWALLET browser extension installed and updated
  • A secure and stable internet connection

Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. Connect Your Ledger Device
  • Connect your Ledger hardware wallet to your computer.
  • Unlock it by entering your PIN.

2. Open the Kadena App

  • Navigate and launch the Kadena app on your Ledger device. If the Kadena app isn't yet on your device, install it via Ledger Live.

3. Initiate eckoWALLET

  • Click on the eckoWALLET icon in your browser to activate the extension.

4. Connect Ledger to eckoWALLET

  • In the eckoWALLET dashboard, tap on the three dot icon at the top-right corner.
  • From the subsequent dropdown, choose "Import Hardware Wallet."
  • Select "Ledger" and press "Connect"

5. Select Your Account

  • eckoWALLET will fetch the Kadena addresses tied to your Ledger.
  • Choose the desired account you'd like to link. If multiple accounts are associated with your Ledger, you can link each of them separately.
  • After selection, click "Import."

6. Ledger Confirmation

  • Transactions/Interactions in eckoWALLET will prompt a confirmation on your Ledger.
  • Ensure you validate and approve these directly on the hardware wallet.

7. Integration Complete

  • Post addition, your Ledger-linked accounts will be visible in eckoWALLET.
  • You're all set! Begin managing and transacting your assets via eckoWALLET, with each transaction confirmation securely channeled through your Ledger device.

Crucial Points to Remember:

  • Ensure you're working with authentic applications and extensions. Stay cautious of phishing threats and always source software from verified avenues.
  • Never share your Ledger recovery phrase or PIN. eckoWALLET will never request such details.
  • For every transaction, always take a moment to verify the recipient details and the amount being sent on your Ledger device.

By integrating eckoWALLET with your Ledger device, you experience the best of both worlds: the convenience of a web wallet and the ironclad security of a hardware wallet. Stay updated and always adhere to the best security norms.