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Connect your Ledger Cardano (ADA) account to Eternl

This article describes how to connect your Ledger Cardano (ADA) account to Eternl. Check the Cardano wallet page to learn more. 
 You can learn more about Eternl here.

Before you start

  • 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 Ledger device is running the latest firmware version.
  • Ensure that the latest version of the Cardano (ADA) app is installed on your Ledger device.


  1. Download the Eternl extension into your browser via this link.
  2. Open the extension and select Add Wallet.
  3. Select Pair > Ledger then click Next.
     Despite what's indicated in the app, Eternl is compatible with all Ledger devices including the Nano S Plus.
  4. Select the number of Cardano you wish to create then click Save.
  5. Connect your Ledger to your computer and unlock it using your PIN.
  6. On your Ledger, use the buttons to select the Cardano ADA app and open it.
    Your Ledger displays: Cardano is ready.
  7. Back to Eternl, select Next then Save.
    Your Ledger Cardano account and ADA balance appear. You're done.


Next steps

  • Learn how to buy and sell Cardano NFTs on using Eternl and your Ledger. More on this here.
  • Check the Cardano wallet to learn more. 

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