Storing, Accessing and Sending Your DOT

Polkadot-JS UI: 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 ...
Mon, 14 Nov, 2022 at 5:26 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
How to export your JSON backup file
If you lost your JSON file when you first created your account and you want to make another copy, there are two ways to download it now, depending on how yo...
Thu, 2 Jun, 2022 at 9:10 PM
How can I verify what extrinsic I'm signing?
When sending an extrinsic, whether it is to transfer funds or to take some other action, it is always good practice to verify the extrinsic's details b...
Wed, 13 Apr, 2022 at 11:52 PM
Polkadot-JS UI: How to Restore Your Account
In this article, you will learn how to restore your Polkadot account either from your mnemonic phrase, your JSON backup file, or a raw private key in Polkad...
Thu, 2 Feb, 2023 at 5:39 PM
Ledger: Using your device with Statemine
In this article you will learn how to use your Ledger device with Statemine, Kusama's first common good parachain that natively supports custom assets ...
Mon, 14 Nov, 2022 at 6:16 PM
How to create an account in Parity Signer
NOTE: In this article you will learn how to create a new account in Parity Signer. If you want to know how to restore an account originally created in Parit...
Mon, 14 Nov, 2022 at 11:52 PM
How to create an account in Subkey
‼️ IMPORTANT In this article you will learn how to create a new account in Subkey, which is meant for advanced users. If you want to know how to create an ...
Fri, 2 Dec, 2022 at 3:23 PM
Polkadot-JS UI: How to Use Your Moonbeam Account
Most parachains stick with the substrate address format (SS58), however, Moonbeam is an exception, being that the chain specializes in running Ethereum-styl...
Mon, 14 Nov, 2022 at 6:24 PM
What is Statemint and Statemine and How do I use them?
Statemint and Statemine are system parachains on Polkadot and Kusama, respectively, for creating and sending fungible and non-fungible (NFTs) tokens. Their ...
Wed, 16 Nov, 2022 at 1:20 PM