Using a New Ledger Device

If you're starting with a brand new Ledger device, first download Ledger Live and install the device before attempting to connect with Keplr. Instructions should be included with the device, and troubleshooting is provided by the Ledger team.

Official Ledger Live download: https://www.ledger.com/ledger-live/download

Ledger x Keplr Compatibility

Ledger x Keplr Compatibility

Connecting Ledger with Keplr Wallet on Desktop

  1. After installing Keplr Wallet for desktop, click on [Import Ledger].
    NOTE: You should already have connected your Ledger to your desktop device by cable (or Bluetooth, if you have the Nano X).
Use Ledge Nano with Keplr Wallet
  1. Set the account name for the Ledger account, then press next.
Use Ledger Nano with Keplr Wallet
  1. Once you see the Keplr pop-up, connect and unlock your Ledger device, then open the Cosmos app inside Ledger.
Use Ledger Nano with Keplr Wallet
  1. When you see ‘Cosmos ready’ on the device screen, go back to the Keplr pop-up, make sure to select "Use alternative USB connection method (HID)" and then press [Next].
Use Ledger Nano with Keplr Wallet
  1. Your browser may ask you to grant permission to access the hardware, so please make sure to select the device and click [Connect].
Use Ledger Nano with Keplr Wallet
  1. You can now start using your Ledger hardware wallet with Keplr by following the device prompts. Note that from the accounts menu, your account description will show the HD derivation path.
    Click here to learn more about derivation paths.
Use Ledger Nano with Keplr Wallet