Storing, Accessing and Sending Your DOT

Where to store DOT: Polkadot wallet options
If you're wondering, "What is the best wallet for DOT?" You will be happy to hear that there are several teams developing wallets for DOT tok...
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 2:34 PM
How to create a DOT account
You can create a DOT account in any wallet that supports Polkadot. For detailed information on how to set up Polkadot accounts using the different tools tha...
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 2:35 PM
I can't find my account on the Polkadot network!
If you cannot find your DOT address on e.g. polkascan.io, it has either not received the minimum amount of DOT required to activate the account yet, or its ...
Fri, 25 Sep, 2020 at 6:13 PM
Can I use the same account on both Polkadot and Kusama?
It is possible to convert the same address from Polkadot to Kusama (and thus use the same private key on both networks). You can find a conversion tool here...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 6:47 AM
Where to buy DOT and KSM
Polkadot and Kusama are decentralized networks, so any exchange or project can choose to list the DOT and KSM token. Public listing services like Coinge...
Wed, 9 Jun, 2021 at 4:28 PM
How to restrict your account to one network
Polkadot.js allows you to interact with different blockchains (Polkadot, Kusama and several others). It is theoretically possible to use one account on diff...
Wed, 23 Jun, 2021 at 10:13 AM
How to restore your DOT account in Parity Signer
In this article you will learn how to restore an existing DOT account in Parity Signer. If you want to know how to create a new account in Parity Signer, pl...
Mon, 4 Jan, 2021 at 5:03 PM
Can I send DOT to MetaMask or MyCrypto wallet?
Polkadot is its own network, not running on Ethereum or any other chain. Therefore, you cannot use MetaMask or MyCrypto wallet to store your DOT. You can on...
Wed, 21 Jul, 2021 at 5:51 PM
Where can I see the balance of my account?
If you are using the Polkadot.js UI or the Chrome extension, you will see your balance in the accounts section. You can also enter your address in ...
Mon, 14 Jun, 2021 at 8:43 AM
How can I find (and copy) my address on polkadot.js?
The accounts page lists all your Polkadot accounts, including your Ledger when it's connected. One way you can see your address is by clicking on t...
Fri, 25 Sep, 2020 at 6:14 PM