How to Set and Clear an Identity Print
Modified on: Wed, 20 Jul, 2022 at 8:58 PM
Polkadot provides a naming system that allows participants to add personal information to their on-chain account and subsequently ask for verification of this information by registrars.
Setting an Identity
NOTE: The Ledger app doesn't support the extrinsic for setting identity yet. As a workaround, create a primary identity with an on-chain account and then using that primary identity, assign a sub-identity to the Ledger stash.
Clearing an Identity
NOTE: If you are looking to set sub-accounts instead, see this article.
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