Ledger.com/start - Getting started | Ledger Live

Ledger.com/start - your ultimate resource for setting up your Ledger hardware wallet. With our comprehensive guide, you'll protect your crypto assets with unparalleled security. Ledger hardware wallets are renowned for their robust protection mechanisms, ensuring that your digital assets remain safe from cyber threats. Follow our easy-to-navigate instructions to get started today.

Why Choose Ledger Hardware Wallet?

Unmatched Security
Ledger wallets offer state-of-the-art security features, including:

- Secure Element Chip: Protects your private keys within a tamper-proof environment.
- PIN Code and Recovery Phrase: Adds layers of security to prevent unauthorized access.

User-Friendly Interface

Ledger's intuitive design ensures a seamless user experience, making it simple for both beginners and seasoned crypto enthusiasts to manage their assets.

- Wide Range of Supported Cryptocurrencies
- Ledger supports over 1,800 cryptocurrencies, providing flexibility and broad support for all your digital assets.

Wide Range of Supported Cryptocurrencies
Ledger supports over 1,800 cryptocurrencies, providing flexibility and broad support for all your digital assets.

Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up Your Ledger Wallet

1. Unbox Your Ledger Wallet
Unbox your Ledger hardware wallet and ensure you have all the components: the device, a USB cable, and a recovery sheet.

2. Visit Ledger.com/start
Navigate to https://www.ledger.com/start on your preferred web browser.

3. Download Ledger Live
Download and install the Ledger Live app on your computer or smartphone. This app is essential for managing your device and accessing your crypto assets.

4. Initialize Your Device
Follow these steps to initialize your Ledger wallet:

- Connect the device to your computer via USB.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to set a PIN code.
- Write down your 24-word recovery phrase on the provided sheet.

5. Install Apps on Ledger Live
Use Ledger Live to install apps for the cryptocurrencies you wish to manage. This will allow you to access and transact with your assets securely.

Ensuring Maximum Security

Backup Your Recovery Phrase
Your recovery phrase is crucial for recovering your wallet if the device is lost or damaged. Store it in a secure location, and never share it with anyone.

Regular Firmware Updates
Keep your Ledger wallet's firmware up to date to ensure it has the latest security features and improvements.

Use Ledger Live Securely
Always access Ledger Live from your own device and avoid using public or shared computers to manage your crypto assets.

Troubleshooting and Support

Common Issues and Solutions
- Device Not Connecting: Ensure the USB cable is properly connected and try using a different port or cable.
- PIN Code Issues: If you forget your PIN, reset the device using your recovery phrase.

Accessing Support
If you encounter any issues, visit the Ledger Support page for detailed guides and contact options.


Setting up your Ledger hardware wallet through Ledger.com/start is a straightforward process that guarantees the highest level of security for your crypto assets. By following our guide, you can rest assured that your digital wealth is protected against potential threats. Begin your journey with Ledger today and take control of your crypto future.