Metamask — How to use a hardware wallet in 6 easy steps.

How to setup your Satochip hardware wallet with Metamask.
How to setup your Satochip with Metamask.

Table of content

  1. Prerequisites
  2. Satochip Bridge
  3. Card initialization
  4. Install the Satochip Metamask extension
  5. Create your first Metamask account
  6. Connect your Satochip hardware wallet

1. Prerequisites

  • A Satochip hardware wallet (and its USB reader (or NFC)).
  • The Satochip Bridge : it’s a tiny python client that will allow you to manage your hardware wallet. Furthermore, the bridge will act as an interface between the Satochip card and the Satochip Metamask extension — now called SatoMask.
  • The Satochip Metamask aka SatoMask extension : it’s a fork of the official Metamask extension that includes all the necessary Satochip librairies. Run it from the sources, or download it on the Chrome web extension store.
  • The Chrome or Brave web browser

2. Satochip Bridge

  • Initialize a new Satochip card,
  • Setup the card with a new PIN code,
  • Setup the card with a new BIP39 seed,
  • Create a bridge between the card and the client,
  • Reset the card (by reseting the seed),
  • Reset the PIN code,
  • Enable or disable the 2FA,
  • Grab the card informations.
Satochip Bridge — Card not connected
Satochip Bridge — Card not connected
Satochip Bridge — Card connected
Satochip Bridge — Card connected
Satochip Bridge — Card not connected
Satochip Bridge — Card connected

3. Card initialization

Satochip Bridge — Setup new Satochip
Satochip Bridge — Setup new Satochip.
Satochip Bridge -Enter a new PIN
Satochip Bridge —Enter a new PIN code.
Satochip Bridge -Confirm the PIN code.
Satochip Bridge —Confirm the PIN code.
Satochip Bridge — 2FA activation.
Satochip Bridge — 2FA activation.
Satochip Bridge — Seed creation.
Satochip Bridge — Seed creation.
Satochip Bridge — Create a new seed.
Satochip Bridge — Create a new seed.
Satochip Bridge — Confirm the seed.
Satochip Bridge — Confirm the seed.

4. Install the Satochip Metamask extension

Chrome web store — SatoMask
Satochip Metamask extension.
Satochip Metamask extension.

5. Create your first Metamask account

6. Connect your Satochip hardware wallet

Satochip — Connect your hardware wallet with Metamask.
Satochip — Connect your hardware wallet with Metamask.
Satochip — Select your prefered hardware wallet.
Satochip — Select your prefered hardware wallet.
Unlock your Satochip hardware wallet.
Select your prefered address.
Here is your Ethereum hardware wallet.
  • The “Account 1” which is the default Metamask SOFTWARE wallet.
  • The “Satochip 1” which is your HARDWARE wallet.
You can see your “Satochip” hardware wallet.

More information about Metamask

More information about Satochip

https://satochip.io
https://satochip.io

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Open source and affordable hardware wallet on smart card. More information on https://satochip.io — Follow us on Twitter : @SatochipWallet

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Open source and affordable hardware wallet on smart card. More information on https://satochip.io — Follow us on Twitter : @SatochipWallet

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