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Staking APT with Petra Wallet

Step 1. Create and Fund

This section explains how to setup and fund a Petra Aptos Wallet. Click images to enlarge.

  1. Download the Petra Aptos Wallet Chrome extension.

  2. Click Create New Wallet.

  3. Create a password and securely store your recovery phrase.

  4. Pin the Petra Aptos Wallet extension to your taskbar.

  5. Open Petra (by clicking the P icon icon) and fund the newly created wallet/address with APT.

    You can buy from within the wallet, or copy the address and send from an exchange like

Step 2. Connect and Stake

This section explains how to stake to a Coinbase Cloud validator. It assumes that you have created and funded a Petra Aptos Wallet.

  1. Go to the Coinbase Cloud Validator, directly or search for it on the Aptos Explorer.

  2. Click Connect Wallet, select Petra, and Approve the connection request.

  3. Search for and select the Coinbase Cloud node.

  4. Click Stake to stake APT on this validator.

Congratulations! You are now staked to a Coinbase Cloud validator.

Visit Coinbase Cloud to learn more about our services.

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