Storing, Accessing and Sending Your DOT

How can I view my mnemonic seed on the polkadot.js webapp and extension?
The polkadot.js webapp and browser extension only show your mnemonic seed once: during the initial creation of your account.  If you miss taking note of...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 7:58 PM
How to restore your account in the Polkadot extension
In this article you will learn how to restore your Polkadot account either from your 12-word mnemonic phrase or your JSON file in the Polkadot extension.  ...
Mon, 10 Jan, 2022 at 3:48 PM
Where to find and download the Polkadot extension
No matter if you use an external device or not, the Polkadot extension is the best way to manage your accounts, as it has many advantages: It provides ...
Wed, 16 Mar, 2022 at 12:04 PM
The difference between Accounts and Address Book on Polkadot-JS
On Polkadot-JS you will see an Accounts Page as well as an Address Book.  What is the difference between them?  1. Accounts Page In order to send f...
Thu, 5 May, 2022 at 7:56 PM
How can I see when my DOT tokens will be unlocked?
If you have locked DOT in your account (because you e.g. bonded them for voting, or you bought locked DOT during a token sale) then you can check on polkado...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 8:01 PM
How can I access the DOT tokens I bought in the token sale?
"I bought DOT tokens during the token sale in July 2020. I have my DOT address as well as my mnemonic seed and JSON file - how do I access my tokens?&q...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 8:01 PM
How can I see the transaction costs before I make a transfer?
To check the transaction costs you will pay to make a transfer, click on Send next to the account you want to send funds from:  On the next screen ...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 8:04 PM
How to send all of your funds out of your account
If you want to send your total balance out of your account, be aware that your account will then be deactivated. Only accounts with a balance higher than th...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 8:04 PM
How to send / transfer funds out of your DOT account on the Polkadot-JS UI
Whether your account is in the Polkadot extension or created/added directly on the Polkadot-JS UI, you'll need to use the Polkadot-JS UI interface to s...
Sat, 16 Jul, 2022 at 2:49 PM
How to Add a Ledger Account through the Polkadot-JS UI
This article explains how to add your Ledger directly on Polkadot-JS UI. We highly recommend adding your Ledger through the browser extension instead. Click...
Wed, 25 May, 2022 at 3:14 PM