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How to connect your Ledger device to Backpack wallet

This article describes how to connect your Ledger device to the Backpack wallet. Backpack wallet is a crypto wallet for Solana (SOL) and Ethereum (ETH). It allows you to send your crypto assets, swap tokens, view NFTs, and more.

Before you start

  • Make sure the latest version of the Solana and/or Ethereum (ETH) app is installed on your Ledger device.
  • Make sure to close Ledger Live as it can conflict with the Backpack wallet. 

Connect your Ledger device to the Backpack wallet

  1. Download Backpack wallet on iOS, Android, or as a Google Chrome extension.
  2. Open the Backpack app/extension.
  3. Click Import Wallet.

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  4. Under Advanced, click Use a Ledger hardware wallet.

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  5. Select the blockchain you want to use:
    • Ethereum
    • Solana
  6. Connect your Ledger device to a computer/smartphone and unlock it with your PIN.
  7. Open the Ethereum app on your Ledger device.
  8. In the Backpack wallet. select your Ledger device and click 'Connect'.
  9. Select one or more wallets to import into Backpack.
  10. Click 'Import Wallet'.

All done!

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