Today we’re going to learn how to transfer Litcoin to Ledger Nano S, X or Blue hardware wallet. This will only take 5-10 minutes of yours. All we need to do is generate Ledger wallet Litecoin address and send our coins from exchange or software wallet.
You can store more than one coin into your Ledger cryptocurrency hardware wallet. In my recent posts, I’ve showed you how to move Ripple, Bitcoin, Ethereum to Ledger device and in this quick post I’ll be showing you how to store Litecoin on Ledger Nano S, X or Blue.
Ledger Nano S or Blue supports more than 1100+ coins including ERC 20 tokens but at a time you can install up to 22 wallets in Ledger Nano S and more than 11 wallets in Ledger Blue. And company’s latest model Ledger Nano X can help you store up to 100 coins simultaneously.
If you’ve moved your Bitcoin to Ledger wallet then you can easily move Litecoin too. Let me show you how to store Litecoin in Ledger Nano S, X, or Blue.
Steps to transfer Litecoin to Ledger Nano S, X or Blue
To move Litecoin to Ledger Nano S, first, we’ll need to install Ledger Live application. For that purpose, open your web browser and visit Ledger Live page to download the application.
After downloading the app, install it to your PC.
After installing the Ledger Live app, complete initial set up and synchronize your Ledger Nano device with your app.
Once your dashboard is ready, to transfer Litecoin to Ledger Nano, from the app’s sidebar, click on Manager and then you’ll be able to see list of apps available for install.
Click on Install button next Litecoin. This will generate a Ledger wallet Litecoin address for you.
Now connect your Ledger Nano device to your computer and authorize Ledger wallet Litecoin app installation from your Ledger hardware wallet. You’ll have to tap on OK to install Litecoin app on your Ledger wallet. Simply grant permission by pressing right side button.
That’s it. We’ve successfully installed Ledger Nano Litecoin app on our Ledger Nano S. Your Ledger Nano S Litecoin wallet is ready to receive coins.
Now from your Ledger Live app sidebar, click on Receive.
Pick your Ledger device up and use left and right buttons and highlight Ledger Nano S Litecoin wallet then press both buttons to open it.
Click on Continue button twice to see your Litecoin address. Match Ledger Wallet Litecoin address appearing on your computer screen with the address showing on your Ledger hardware wallet. If both addresses match then you’re good to go. Just press OK button of device.
Press copy icon to copy your Ledger Wallet Litecoin address or scan the available bar code.
First is step is completed.
Now it’s time to store Litecoin to our Ledger hardware wallet. For that purpose, visit your exchange where you’re storing your LTC and send your them to your Ledger Nano S, X or Blue.
Note: First send a small amount to verify your address.
Let me show you how to do that.
In the next steps, I’m going to use Koinex, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange, screenshots. If your exchange is different then don’t worry the steps will almost be remain the same.
After signing in to your exchange, go send Litecoin or LTC section and then enter amount of LTC you want to send.
Thereafter, enter LTC address that we’ve just copied from our Ledger Litecoin wallet.
If there’s any remarks field then enter some text there. After entering all the details, click on NEXT/Submit/Send button.
You’ll be asked to enter two-factor authentication password, if enabled.
That’s it. You’ve successfully transferred your Litecoin to Ledger Nano S, X or Blue; whichever your own. As mentioned above first send a small amount and once you receive that then move all of your coins to your hardware wallet.
LTC transaction takes some time therefore you can disconnect your Ledger device and check later to see whether you’ve received your sent LTC or not. You don’t need to be online to receive the coins.