Recover BTC sent to BCH address

If you sent by mistake bitcoins (BTC) to a Bitcoin Cash blockchain (BCH) split address, please follow this guide to recover them:

  1. Make sure you are updated to the latest Ledger Wallet Bitcoin Chrome app (v1.8.5+)
  2. Launch the Bitcoin app on the Nano S, not the Bitcoin Cash app (For Nano S and Blue only)
  3. Click on "Show advanced options" on the Bitcoin chain selector
  4. You will see appearing a link "BTC recovery tool" in the section below the checkbox you just checkedScreen_Shot_2017-10-10_at_11.29.46.png
  5. Click on the link and click on "RECOVER BTC"
  6. This will synchronise the Bitcoin blockchain on your split addresses; you should see your BTC balance there
  7. Click on SEND, paste the address of your BTC account, click MAX and SEND

Done!

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