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Groestl => Tutorials => Topic started by: jackielove4u on December 19, 2018, 02:11:51 pm

Title: How to setup Ledger Nano S with Electrum-GRS
Post by: jackielove4u on December 19, 2018, 02:11:51 pm
Electrum-GRS (from version 3.2.2) features support for the Ledger device (Linux, Windows, OS X). Install the Groestlcoin app on your Ledger device to manage GRS with the Electrum-GRS wallet.

Before you start

Install Groestlcoin app on Ledger device

Install Electrum-GRS
Download for your operating system ( and install Electrum-GRS from the official site.

Configure Electrum-GRS
Select "Standard wallet"


Connect your Ledger device to your computer, enter the PIN and select the Groestlcoin app.
Then select "Use a hardware device"


Once your Ledger device is detected:


Press "Next", and "choose the type of addresses in your wallet"


Click on "Next", and Electrum-GRS will synchronize your account.

Receiving a transaction
Open the Receive tab. Copy and share the Receiving address with the person or service that will transfer to your account. Make sure you double check ( the address if you copy and paste it.

Sending a transaction

Important archlinux user note
installation of python2-btchip is required to detect the Ledger device.

Important Ubuntu user note
These additional steps are required on Ubuntu 16.04:
- apt-get install libusb-1.0-0-dev
- apt-get install libudev-dev
- ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
- pip install btchip-python