Get started with Keplr Browser Extension

*We will use $ATOM as an example, but the process is applicable for all integrated tokens as

⭐️ ($ATOM)
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($KAVA)
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($SCRT — $sSCRT)
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($EUL)
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($STR)
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($AKT)
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($IOV)
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($CTK)
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($ROWAN)
🔜 ($IRIS)

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👤 How to create a new Account

  1. and click the [Add] button
  2. [Add “Keplr”] window will show off. Here you have to choose [Add Extension]
  3. At the end of the download, you can start to interact with your browser extension by clicking on it.
  4. A new tab will now open, and here you have to choose the option [Sign in with Google]
  5. Now enter the email|phone number associated with your Google account, its password, and then click [Next].
    In case you don’t have an account yet, you can create one by pressing the [create account] button.
  6. Time to set your Keplr Wallet password! Choose carefully, if possible one password you’re not using in any other application, and then click [Confirm]
  7. Your Keplr Wallet is now ready!
    Congratulations!
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📥 How to deposit your $ATOM

  1. Click to the Kepr Icon on the top-right side of your window to open it.
  2. Select [Deposit] and the wallet will show you your address and the associated QR code.
    Once you’ve sent your ATOMs to your Keplr wallet, you will visualize the available balance.
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📤 How to send your $ATOM

  1. Now let’s try the [Send] option.
    Once you have selected the right button, you will visualize multiple fields:
    Recipient: the address you want to send your ATOMs.
    will be soon integrated as well.
    To notice the possibility to save a cosmos address in a very easy to use agenda, as you can see in the pictures below.
    Amount: the number of ATOMs you want to send with this transaction
    Balance: this displays the funds at your disposition
    Memo (Optional): as you know, transaction to/from exchanges most of the time requires a specific memo. Please check carefully if this is your case. If not, you can leave it white.
    Fee: you can choose between [Low], [Average] and [High].
    Only a few validators admit low fee transactions, so that might translate to a longer waiting time to have the process done.
  2. When all fields are accurately entered, it’s time to select [Send].
  3. A summary screen will now appear.
    If all the information are correct, click [Approve] to complete the operation.
  4. You can easily check the status of your transaction via explorer.
    The transaction was successfully sent, Yay!
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🔒 How to stake your $ATOM

  1. Select [Stake] on Kepler, you will be redirected to the web version of the wallet.
  2. All validators belonging to the active set will be displayed here. You can see the details of each of them, the ATOMs already in stake, and the expected commissions.
    To help Cosmos on its path towards decentralization it is recommended to delegate to validators who are outside the first 10 positions.
  3. Once you have chosen your validator, select [Stake].
    In this new window, you will be asked to select the amount of ATOMs you want to delegate to that validator. Once you have entered this field, press [Stake] again to continue.
  4. The next screen is about the choice of the desired commission for the payment of the transaction on-chain. It is the same as before.
  5. Recap: If the details displayed match your requests, click [Approve] to complete the operation.
  6. Operation Successful!
    Good Job Cosmonaut,
    Cosmos is a safer place thanks to your delegation!
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🔓 Claim your Rewards & Redelegate

Don’t forget to [Claim] your rewards from time to time and to use the new [Undelegate] & [Redelegate] features to manage your $ATOM with the maximum flexibility!

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🌱 Do you want to export your Seed Phrase?

  1. In the extension click on the silhouette in the upper-right corner.
  2. Click on the three dots and in the drop-down menu select [View Mnemonic Seed].
  3. Confirm the operation by writing your Password.
  4. Copy the Mnemonic Seed Phrase and store it in a safe place.
    Remember that taking a screenshot as well as storing the words in an unsecured, internet-connected device is extremely dangerous.
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🧸 Do you want to Add or Create a New Account to Keplr?

  1. In the extension click on the silhouette in the upper-right corner.
  2. Click in the blue box [Add Account]
  3. Select the preferred option between [Create New Account] [Import Existing Account] and [Import Ledger].
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🔑 Do you want to connect your Ledger to Keplr?

Follow the steps described inside Josh Lee’s .

How to vote for Governance Proposals with Keplr Wallet

Governance in the Hubs is becoming a more and more fundamental component in the whole evolutionary process of the project itself: through voting, it is possible to upgrade, fund a team with tokens from the Community Pool to create unique tools, and much more.

Needless to say, as much as voting is a right, it is also a duty.

It is extremely important to remember that delegators can overwrite the vote of their validator at any time if not satisfied with its choice (obviously this in relation to the voting power possessed by the delegator itself).

Be an active part of the success of a project,
Participate actively in Governance!

*In this tutorial we will use Cosmos Hub as an example, but the process is applicable for all integrated Chains

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🏛 Jump to the Governance Section

  1. First, go to : once on the Home Page, click on [DashBoard] in the upper right corner.
  2. Once you have spotted the section dedicated to Cosmos Hub in the navigation bar on the left, select [Governance] from the available options.
  3. On the governance page, you will find all the information about current and past on-chain proposals: in this tutorial, we will take as reference the .
    Proposals for which you can vote are marked with the blue tag [Voting Period].
  4. In case you haven’t had time to check out the Cosmos forum or the Governance telegram chat, you can read the full text of the proposal in order to cast an informed vote by clicking on [Details].
    Instead, if you are up to date on the topic, go to [🐇 How to Cast your Vote].
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🐢 How to Cast your Vote

  1. After consulting all the information and links available on the page and getting a better idea of the general position of the community through the graph that you can find at the top, it is now time to vote.
  2. Click on the blue [Vote] button at the top right of the screen.
  3. Now select in the drop-down menu what is your choice.
    I will select [Abstain].
  4. In the window that opened, select the Fee you want to pay between [Low] [Average] and [High].
    If necessary, write down in the [Memo] field what this operation was for.
    When you are satisfied, click [Set Fee].
  5. In the final summary, you will be able to verify that all information is correct.
    To finalize the operation click on [Approve].
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🐇 How to Cast your Vote

  1. On the Governance main page, click on the [Vote] button available in the Governance Proposal #34 dedicated section.
  2. Now select in the drop-down menu what is your choice.
    I will select [Abstain].
  3. In the window that opened, select the Fee you want to pay between [Low] [Average] and [High].
    If necessary, write down in the [Memo] field what this operation was for.
    When you are satisfied, click [Set Fee].
  4. In the final summary, you will be able to verify that all information is correct.
    To finalize the operation click on [Approve].
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Enable & Mint $sSCRT with Keplr

SecretSCRT ($sSCRT) is a privacy-preserving, fungible Secret Token that is backed by $SCRT, the native currency of Secret Network.
$sSCRT is the first implementation of the standard.
or scroll down to the tutorial!

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🔑 Create the Viewing Key

  1. Access your $SCRT account on Keplr Wallet Extension.
  2. Click on the three lines at the top left to display the menu.
  3. Select [Add Token] from the menu selection.
  4. Paste the following contract into the section called [Contract Address]:
    [secret1k0jntykt7e4g3y88ltc60czgjuqdy4c9e8fzek]
  5. After a few moments of waiting you will see the other fields fill in automatically, except [Viewing Key].
  6. Select [Create].
  7. Now you have to choose the fees. A small note: the transaction will not be successful if you choose a too low amount, so I recommend setting [High].
  8. Once [Set Fee] is selected you will have the possibility to check the operation one last time before confirming it by clicking on [Approve].
  9. If the transaction was successful, you will notice your available balance decreased as a result of the gas spent.
    In case you see one of the two error messages (shown in the picture n.3):
    • In the first case, it is a system error, which can be resolved by closing and reopening Keplr or refreshing it.
    • In the second one, the system warns us that the gas that had been selected was not enough to cover the cost of the operation.
    In both cases, you cannot do otherwise than run again the operation from the beginning.
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🧿 Enabling $sSCRT on Keplr

  1. Once the operation is successfully completed, you will be automatically redirected to [Add Token].
  2. You will notice that the [Viewing Key] field has now been filled automatically.
  3. Select [Submit] to complete the procedure.

Don’t be scared if you don’t see any apparent change in the home page: as soon as $sSCRT are sent to you, an additional dedicated section will immediately appear, like the one you can see in the image below.

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💎 Mint Secret SCRT tokens using Secret contracts

  1. Go to
  2. Click on [Secret Secret] on the menù selection.
  3. To create $SSCRT you have to check that in the [Convert] section the option selected is [SCRT to Secret SCRT]
  4. Enter in the [Amount] section the amount of $SCRT you want to convert to $sSCRT. On the same screen, on the top, you can see your available balance: remember that the use of the smart contract has a cost so make sure you have enough resources.
  5. Once determined the amount, click on the blue [Convert] button on the bottom.
  6. In the window that appeared, select the gas you intend to use to complete the operation and confirm by clicking [Select Fee]. I remind you that it is strongly recommended to select [High] to have the best experience in terms of performance.
  7. Finally will appear the operation summary screen: after checking that everything is as you requested, click [Approve] to complete the procedure.
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🕵🏻‍♀️🕵🏽‍♂️ SΞCRΞT AGΞNTS: Operation Complete!

You can now view your $sSCRT balance either in the appropriate section of the app or directly on Keplr, by scrolling down to the Secret Network panel.

🎁 Do you want to send your $sSCRT to a Secret Agent?

On Keplr (extension) click on the $sSCRT box:
A window will automatically open and all you have to do is enter the recipient’s address (secretxxxxxxxx…) and the amount of $sSCRT to start sharing with more and more people what is an example of the infinite potential of Secret Network!

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How to add e-Money support to Keplr

is an electronic payment system and store of value operating in the financial services industry.
The company vision is to create a level playing field, providing equal access to transparent financial services, on a global scale, while greatly reducing cost.
e-Money is not designed to act as a wholesale replacement for the existing financial system, but can instead be thought of as the layer two solution for traditional finance.

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🔗 How to Link your Keplr Account to e-money Wallet Dashboard

  1. Go to
  2. [Chain Add Request] window will show off.
    Here you have to choose [Approve]
  3. Now you have to authorize the connection between Kepler and e-money:
    In the [Requesting Connection] window, select [Approve] to continue.
  4. Check now your Wallet by clicking on the [K] extension icon:
    Among the networks you can select, you may notice that in the [Beta Support] section [e-Money Wallet] is now available.
  5. Go to
  6. Select [Keplr Browser Extension] and then [Use Account]

💡You’re all set!

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💰 How to Start Staking with Keplr & e-money Wallet

  1. In the Dashboard, select [Earn] from the side menu.
    In this section, you can view all the validators that are part of the active set in the e-money chain.
  2. Once you find the validator you want to delegate your $NGM to, click on its name: on its page click on the orange [Stake] button at the top right of the screen.
  3. A window will pop-up asking you first to select the amount you wish to delegate to the validator, and then confirm your willingness to send the operation to Keplr for the finalization of the operation itself (Signature).
  4. A Keplr window will open, in which you’ll have to select the desired fees and confirm the operation.
  5. In case of success, you will see the notice [Successfully Staked].
    You can check the details of the transaction at any time by selecting [Transactions] in the side menu.

♥️ By staking you not only help keep the network safe but you also receive rewards!

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How to purchase a *Starname with Keplr and link it to your personal crypto addresses

is a NameService that makes it easy to send and receive cryptocurrency and access special websites by simple names rather than by long, complex strings of letters and numbers.
A Starname is your universal username for the blockchain world and represents one of the last steps required to finally reach the much-awaited blockchain “mass adoption”.

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💻 Access to Starname’s Dashboard with Keplr

  1. Login to Keplr Extension and select [Starname] from the networks drop-down menu. Here you can view your account details and manage your $IOV as explained in the section [] of this tutorial. Remember that to complete the next steps you must have tokens available in your balance.
  2. Go to and click on the yellow button [Get Started].
  3. You will be automatically redirected to the page , where you must select the [Continue with Keplr Extension] option.
  4. Once inside the Starname manager dashboard you will be able to choose different options, including buying $IOV tokens via Credit Card, view the transactions made to-and-for your address, and register a Starname. With today’s tutorial we will focus on this last point.
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⭐️ Register your own *Starname

  1. Once you have successfully accessed the Starname Dashboard, select one of the following options to create your own Starname:
    • [Starname Premium Edition] ex *catdotfish (*name)
    • [Starname Basic Edition] ex catdotfish*cosmos (name*cosmos/iov)
    In this guide we will follow the path of [Starname Premium Edition], but the process for purchasing the basic one is the same.
  2. Once in the [Starname Premium Edition] section click on [Register Now].
  3. Now you have the possibility to choose your Starname, which will have to be preceded by a * (I have chosen *catdotfish).
    If the name you selected is not available the box will turn yellow and you will not be allowed to continue.
    If instead, the name you have chosen is available, it will appear below the box the cost you will have to pay to register this Starname (mine cost 72 $IOV).
  4. If you are satisfied with your choice, click [Register].
    A Keplr window will automatically open that will allow you to make the on-chain transaction. Once the transaction is completed, you will be immediately informed by the system about its success.
    As always, I recommend selecting the transaction [High] fees for better performance.

💡 Congratulations, with your purchase you have taken another step into the future of the crypto-payments!

Now let’s see together how to modify your Starname profile with the Dashboard and associate your new Starname to the addresses available on Keplr.

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📸 How to Edit your Starname Profile

  1. In the [Starname Premium Edition] you should now be able to view the newly purchased Starname. Click on [Manage] in the corresponding section.
  2. The first voice is [Information about you]. Select [Edit] to customize your Starname profile to your liking.
    When writing your Twitter and telegram tags do not enter @.
    In order to associate your profile to your twitter account you will be asked to make a verification.
  3. When you are satisfied with what you typed in your profile, scroll down and select [Update] to display the Keplr window that will allow you to complete the operation and save the information on-chain.
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🤝 How to link your *Starname to your addresses

  1. In the [Starname Premium Edition] you should now be able to view the newly purchased Starname. Click on [Manage] in the corresponding section.
  2. Select [Edit] next to [Crypto-Currencies you accept].
  3. Now click in the box where you see [Algorand]: this will open the selection of all the chains that currently support this feature.
    Select one by one the chains whose addresses you want to link to your new Starname by adding new spaces with the [+ Add More] button.
    As you can see I have selected [IoV], [Cosmos], [Secret] and [Kava].
  4. To find the addresses to be associated, open the window of your Keplr Extension and once selected the desired network, click on the address: it will be automatically copied allowing you to paste it in the corresponding section in the Starname Dashboard.
  5. When you are satisfied, scroll down and select [Save] to display the Keplr window that will allow you to complete the operation on-chain.

🚀 Now You’re All Set!
Stay updated so you don’t miss out on any of the opportunities made possible by using Keplr and Starname!

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Chainapsis

Making stardust as we orbit the Cosmos

Thanks to Josh Lee

Catdotfish

Written by

🐾 Leaving paw-prints all around 🐾

Chainapsis

Chainapsis is the team behind the Keplr wallet, interchain accounts (ICS 27), CosmosJS, and more Cosmos community contributions. We are three-times HackATOM winners and we are committed to Connect Blockchain and Humans in the Most User-Friendly and Effective way.

Catdotfish

Written by

🐾 Leaving paw-prints all around 🐾

Chainapsis

Chainapsis is the team behind the Keplr wallet, interchain accounts (ICS 27), CosmosJS, and more Cosmos community contributions. We are three-times HackATOM winners and we are committed to Connect Blockchain and Humans in the Most User-Friendly and Effective way.

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