How do I confirm an address using my Ledger?

Verify that your deposit address for a vault or loan is really under your control.

As discussed in this article, you can verify the legitimacy of any deposit address shown to you by Unchained. This process proves that the address belongs to your vault and is controlled by your keys.

What you'll need

  • Your Ledger with its power cord
  • An active Unchained account with an active vault or loan

How to confirm an address on your Ledger

  1. Click the Confirm address on device (optional) button on the deposit screen.
  2. Select the name of the key you'll be using.
  3. Click Ledger, then Next to read the instructions.
    1. Note: If you have not registered your Ledger with your vault, you will be prompted to do so now. You can learn more about Ledger registration on our blog.
  4. Your Ledger will display an address on its screen. Visually verify that it matches the address shown on the Unchained website.
  5. That's it! You just used your hardware wallet to confirm your deposit address.