Create a Vault Signer account

This article is for Administrators only.


  • Create a Vault Signer account in your workspace.
  • Define the transaction rules for this type of account.
  • The Vault Signer feature is available on Tron (including TRC20 tokens), Cosmos and Near accounts with the Ledger Live application functioning as an external wallet.

Before you start

  • Learn more on how accounts work: Workspace administration .
  • Your Personal Security Device must be connected to your computer, switched on, and the Ledger Vault app opened.


Step 1. Select the account's crypto asset

  1. Click Accounts on the left panel.
  2. Click + Create account in the top right corner.
  3. Select a crypto asset. For now, the Vault Signer option is available on TRON, COSMOS and NEAR accounts. Cosmos (ATOM) and NEAR will follow soon.

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  1. Click Next .

Step 2. Name the account

  1. Enter a Name for the account. This name must be less than 19 characters long and must not contain special characters.

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  1. Click Next .

Step 3. Define the transaction rules

  1. Click Select creator to define which Operators can create transactions. You can select up to 20 Operators or a single group.
Operators and groups pending to be created, edited, or deleted aren't listed.


  1. (optional) Click Add amount range and enter a Minimum and Maximum amount . Optionally, select the No limit checkbox, if you don't want to set a maximum value. Then, click Add amount range to confirm.


You may not add whitelists for Signer accounts for the moment. This feature will come soon!
  1. Use the approval workflow section to define which Operators must review and approve transactions created in the account. You can define up to three steps.
    • Click Add approval step .
    • Select up to 20 Operators or a single group.
    Operators and groups pending to be created, edited, or deleted aren't listed.


    • Click the chevrons gear gear to define the number of approvals required from these Operators.
    • Click Add approval step .
  2. (optional) Click the + Add rule tab and repeat the above steps to add up to four rules.

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  1. Drag and drop the rules tabs to arrange them in the wanted order of execution. For more information, see Accounts .
  2. (optional) Activate a staking rule in order to enable operators to confuct staking operations on this account.
  3. Click Next .

Step 4. Confirm the account creation on your device

  1. Click Create account .
  2. Verify that the information displayed on your device is accurate. If it's not, either try again or contact Support .
  3. Tap Next to review all rules.


  1. Tap Confirm to confirm the edit.


  1. Tap Confirm to finalize the request.


A Create account request is submitted to all Administrators of the workspace.

This request will fail and will have to be recreated if any Operator in the approval workflow is revoked before the request is approved.

What's next?

The account will be created once the request is approved by the number of Administrators defined in the admin rule. For more information, Track the status of a request.

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