How to access your Ledger Songbird (SGB) account via Metamask

This tutorial describes how to access your Ledger Songbird (SGB) account via MetaMask.

Before you start

  • Make sure to update Ledger Live to the latest version via this link.
  • Open Ledger Live and connect your Ledger device to My Ledger to ensure that your device is running the latest firmware version.
  • Ensure that the latest version of the Ethereum (ETH) app is installed on your Ledger device.
  • Ensure the latest version of the Songbird (SGB) app is installed on your Ledger device.
  • Once you're all done, close Ledger Live as it can conflict with Metamask.

Accessing your Ledger Songbird (SGB) account via MetaMask.

  1. Download and install the MetaMask extension in your browser by following these steps.
  2. Open MetaMask and create a standalone MetaMask account as shown in this video.
     In the next steps, you will add a second account to MetaMask: your Ledger Songbird account.
  3. Once you're all set up, open MetaMask in your browser, click on the three dots icon and select Expand view.
    MetaMask opens in a tab that is easier to navigate.
  4. Connect Metamask to the Songbird network by following these steps or this tutorial.

    Use the RPC data below to connect Metamask to Songbird.
    Network Name: Songbird 
    New RPC URL: https://sgb.ftso.com.au/ext/bc/C/rpc
    Chain ID: 19
    Currency Symbol: SGB
    Block Explorer URL: https://songbird-explorer.flare.network/

    Metamask now displays a SGB balance instead of an ETH balance.
  5. Plug your Ledger device into your computer and open the Songbird app on your device by navigating to the Songbird icon and pressing both buttons simultaneously.
    Your Ledger device displays Application is ready.
  6. In MetaMask, click the round colored icon, select Connect Hardware Wallet > Ledger, and click Continue.
    After a brief moment, a list of account addresses appears.
  7. Select an account by ticking the box. Then click Unlock.
    Your Ledger Songbird account and SGB balance appear in MetaMask.

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 Which Ethereum account should I select in Metamask?

    • Your SGB coins have been distributed to the same Ethereum account you registered for the Flare (Spark) airdrop.
    • You can find which account was registered by looking up your XRP address on XRPscan and navigating to the Flare tab.
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