Multisig Guide for Co-Signers
Learning how to sign transactions
The Eco community uses a multisig wallet to handle donations and community contributions. To learn more about multisig wallets and the way community funds are handled in the Eco community, have a look here. In the following, we will show you how co-signers of the community’s multisig wallet sign transactions.
First and foremost, co-signers have to prepare their wallets. We will walk you through this process in the following.
#1 – Preparing your wallet for xDai via Chainlist
Let’s set up your Metamask so that you can sign transactions on the xDai chain.
#2 – (Optional) Connecting to your hardware wallet
Ledger and Trezor users can find detailed instructions on how to use MetaMask with their hardware wallet here: How to connect a Trezor or Ledger Hardware Wallet
#3 – Connecting to Gnosis-Safe.io
The xDai community safe can be found on Gnosis-Safe.io. If your wallet has been added as an owner, you will be able to connect your wallet to the Gnosis Safe of the Eco community and sign transactions. To connect your wallet, simply click on
#4 – Signing transactions with your wallet
Once the community has decided on a course of action, an administrator of the Gnosis Safe will create a new transaction that co-signers need to sign. You will receive a notification of this. When you have received a notification, verify the accuracy of the transaction and sign it.
How to verify the accuracy of the transaction?
Before signing a transaction, it is important that you verify its accuracy. Here’s how you can do that: