To use a hardware wallet with BlockWallet, follow these steps:
- Open BlockWallet.
- Click the account icon next to your account name and address in the top left corner.
- Click Create Account.
- Click Connect Hardware Wallet. You will see a web page with a selection of hardware wallets to choose from.
- Click your preferred hardware wallet and follow the instructions on screen.
BlockWallet currently supports Ledger, Trezor and Keystone hardware wallets.
Best Practices for Hardware Wallet Security
While hardware wallets provide an extra layer of security, it's important to follow best practices to ensure maximum protection of cryptocurrency assets. These include:
- Using a strong passphrase and PIN to secure access to the hardware wallet device and your accounts.
- Keeping the device up-to-date with the latest firmware updates.
- Storing the device and recovery seed in a safe and secure location.
By following these best practices, BlockWallet users can enjoy peace of mind knowing that their cryptocurrency assets are secure and protected.