Using Ledger Nano X

Learn how to create the withdrawal key for your Solo validator with Ledger

Ledger Nano X allows users to create the withdrawal key for their Solo validators with a couple of clicks and store the key securely. Here's the guide on how to do it:

  • Prepare your Ledger

  • Connect Ledger to your PC

  • Sync Ledger within Solo App

  • Verify the BLS signature

The sequence is incredibly simple and takes 30 seconds at most to complete.

Prepare your Ledger

Check if you have at least the 1.2.4-5 firmware version installed by following these instructions and then launch the Ethereum App on your Ledger

You have successfully completed step 1 of this tutorial.

Connect Ledger to your PC

Use either USB or Bluetooth to connect your Ledger Nano X

If using Bluetooth, make sure that your Ledger is paired with the PC before proceeding to the next step.

You have successfully completed step 2 of this tutorial.

Sync Ledger within Solo App

At the Withdrawal Credentials stage, choose Ledger Nano X option and press Connect

You have successfully completed step 3 of this tutorial.

Verify the BLS signature

When prompted, verify whether the BLS key shown in the Solo App corresponds to the BLS key shown by your Ledger, then press Next

You have now successfully completed all 4 steps of this tutorial and learned how to generate and submit your withdrawal credentials using Ledger Nano X. As you sit back and watch your rewards grow, make sure to store your Ledger safely and follow the best practices for handling your hardware wallet at all times.