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Set up and use MyCrypto

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Install the Ethereum app on your Ledger device to manage ETH and ERC20 tokens with MyCrypto. The Ethereum app is developed and supported by Ledger. Check the MyCrypto page to learn more.

Before you start

Install the Ethereum app

  1. Open My Ledger in Ledger Live.
  2. Connect and unlock your Ledger device.
  3. If asked, allow My Ledger on your device.
  4. Find Ethereum in the app catalog.
  5. Click the Install button of the app.
    • An installation window appears.
    • Your device will display Processing... 
    • The app installation is confirmed.

Enabling debug data

If you want to send ERC-20 tokens, you need to enable debug data on your device.

To enable Debug data

  1. Connect and unlock your Ledger device.
  2. Open the Ethereum application.
  3. Press the right button to navigate to Settings. Then press both buttons to validate.
  4. In the Debug data settings, press both buttons to display contract details in transactions.
    The device displays Displayed.

Connecting Ledger to MyCrypto - Ethereum network

  1. Go to MyCrypto.
  2. Open the Ethereum application on your Ledger device.
  3. Select the network you'd like to interact with. In this case, select the Ethereum Network. Then click Next
  4. Click Connect to Ledger Wallet.
  5. Select the addresses you'd like to interact with. Here, you can modify the name of the account(s). Then click add accounts.

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That's it! This will bring you to the main dashboard of MyCrypto. 

Still need help?

  • Reach out to MyCrypto for support. 
  • Feel free to open a support ticket with us, you can do that here. 

  Derivation paths

Please note the derivation path used by Ledger Live:

  • Ledger Live creates new ETH accounts in the path: m/44'/60'/0'/0.

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