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Create a Ledger Hedera (HBAR) account via HashPack

This tutorial describes how to create your first Ledger Hedera (HBAR) account via HashPack

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 Hedera (HBAR) app is installed on your Ledger device.
  • HashPack does not provide Ledger support on Firefox, make sure to use the Chrome browser.

Access your Ledger Hedera (HBAR) account via HashPack.

  1. Unlock your Ledger device and open the Hedera app.
    Your device displays Awaiting Commands.
  2. Go to the HashPack website and select Launch Web App.
  3. Create a Main Password, Confirm the password, agree to the terms and conditions then click Next.
  4. Select Create New Wallet > New Wallet using Ledger then click Connect.
    Connect Ledger appears on your screen.
  5. Select the WebHID option then select your Nano device and click Connect.
  6. Click Get Public Key.
    Your Ledger device displays Export Public Key.
  7. On your Ledger device, scroll right until you reach the Approve screen then press both buttons simultaneously to approve exporting the Public Key.
  8. In the HashPack app, click Next, name your account and click Create Wallet.
  9. Copy your Account ID, tick the box then click Let's go! 
    Your Ledger Hedera (HBAR) account appears in the dashboard.
  10. Click Deposit to access your Ledger Hedera (HBAR) deposit address.
     You can now safely send HBAR and Hedera tokens to this address. All Hedera funds sent to this address will be secured by your Ledger device.
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