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How to Use Leather on OrdinalsBot

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OrdinalsBot was one of the earliest platforms that allowed users to inscribe Ordinals. Today, it is still one of the most user-friendly Ordinals launchpads. 

Leather users can connect to OrdinalsBot to mint Ordinals and Runes, conduct additional transactions with BRC-20 tokens, and more.

How to Connect to OrdinalsBot with Leather


To connect to OrdinalsBot using your Leather wallet:


  1. Go to OrdinalsBot.com and click “Connect” on the top right

  2. Select “Leather Wallet” from the wallet options that appear and click “Connect Leather” in the Leather pop-up window to continue

Click “Sign” in the Leather pop-up window to finishing connecting to OrdinalsBot





How to Mint Ordinals in OrdinalsBot with Leather


To mint Ordinals in OrdinalsBot using your Leather wallet:

  1. Upload the file you want to inscribe on the OrdinalsBot homepage, or click the “Text” tab to inscribe text

  2. Check the “Optimize images” box to further prepare your image file for the inscription

  3. Select the specific satoshi type you’d like to inscribe on

  4. Select the fee option for your transaction

  5. Click “Submit & pay invoice”




  6. In the “Pay with Wallet” tab, select “Pay with Connected Wallet”

  7. Click “Continue” in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  8. Check your transaction fee option and click “Send” to complete the transaction in Leather




How to Mint BRC-20 Tokens in OrdinalsBot with Leather


OrdinalsBot also makes it easy for Leather users to mint and deploy their BRC-20 tokens. Users should remember minting a BRC-20 token is a two-step process which involves minting and then deploying the token. 

To mint a transfer inscription for a BRC-20 token in OrdinalsBot:


  1. Select the “Brc20” tab and make sure “Mint” is selected

  2. Enter the 4-letter ticker for your BRC-20 token as well as the amount you’d like to mint and repeat amount

  3. Select the rare sat you’d like to inscribe on and click "Next"




  4. Double check the JSON data that appears

  5. Select the fee option you’d like for your mint and click “Submit & pay invoice”

  6. In the “Pay with Wallet” tab, select “Pay with Connected Wallet”

  7. Click “Continue” in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  8. Check your transaction fee option and click “Send” to complete the transaction in Leather

  9. The transfer inscription associated with your mint should appear in the “Collectibles” section of your wallet once the transaction has been confirmed




How to Deploy BRC-20 Tokens in OrdinalsBot with Leather


To deploy a BRC-20 token using a transfer inscription on OrdinalsBot: 


  1. Select the “Brc20” tab and make sure “Deploy” is selected

  2. Enter the BRC-20 token’s ticker and set the total token supply and limit that can be created per mint and click “Next”

  3. Double check the JSON data that appears

  4. Select the fee option you’d like for the deployment and click “Submit & pay invoice”




  5. In the “Pay with Wallet” tab, select “Pay with Connected Wallet”

  6. Click “Continue” in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  7. Check your transaction fee option and click “Send” to complete the transaction in Leather




How to Etch Bitcoin Runes in OrdinalsBot with Leather


OrdinalsBot allows Leather users to mint and etch Bitcoin Runes tokens. To etch Runes on OrdinalsBot:


  1. Click the “Runes” tab on the OrdinalsBot homepage

  2. Make sure that the “Etch” tab is selected and enter the ticker, supply, and all the fields needed to provide details about your Runes token and click "Next"

  3. Double check your Runes etching details before clicking “Next”




  4. Select the fee option you’d like and click “Submit & pay invoice”

  5. In the “Pay with Wallet” tab, select “Pay with Connected Wallet”

  6. Click “Continue” in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  7. Check your transaction fee option and click “Send” to complete the transaction in Leather




How to Mint Runes in Luminex with Leather


Users who want to mint Runes in OrdinalsBot will need to:


  1. Select the “Mint” tab in the OrdinalsBot’s Runes dashboard

  2. Enter the ticker for an existing Rune token and number of mints

  3. Select the fee option you’d like and click “Submit & pay invoice”




  4. In the “Pay with Wallet” tab, select “Pay with Connected Wallet”

  5. Click “Continue” in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  6. Check your transaction fee option and click “Send” to complete the transaction in Leather




This article was updated on 3/5/24

This article was updated on 3/5/24