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How to create a Terra account via Terra Station on mobile

This article describes how to create a Ledger Terra or Terra Classic account using the Terra Station mobile app.

About this tutorial

  • This tutorial requires connecting your Ledger device to the Ledger Live mobile app.
  • As such, you will need a Nano X with Bluetooth enabled or a Nano S / S Plus device connected via USB to an Android phone.
  • This tutorial is aimed at Nano X users.

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 Ledger device is running the latest firmware version.
  • Ensure that the latest version of the Terra app is installed on your Ledger device.
  • Once you're all done, close Ledger Live as it can conflict with Terra Station.

Step by step

  1. Download the Terra Station app from the App Store or Play Store.
  2. Switch on your Ledger device and unlock it.
  3. On your Ledger device, long-press both buttons to access the Control Center then scroll right to the Bluetooth section and make sure it's Enabled.
  4. Once Bluetooth is enabled, make sure to Close the Control Center, go back to the dashboard, select the Terra app and open it.
    Your device displays: Terra ready.
  5. On your phone, open the Terra Station app.
     If prompted, Allow the app to use Bluetooth and connect with Ledger.
  6. Scroll through the onboarding slides then select Get started.
  7. On the app dashboard, select Connect > +Add a wallet > Access with ledger
    Your Nano X name appears.
  8. Select your Nano name then Connect.
    Terra Station connects to your Nano X
    Your Nano X name appears in the top right corner of the app.
    You're done!

  Switching from your Terra to your Terra Classic account

  • Terra Station connects to the Terra mainnet network by default.
  • To access your Terra Classic account from the dashboard, select More > Settings > Network then select Mainnet or Classic.

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