Storing, Accessing and Sending Your DOT

How to Add Your Ledger Through the Polkadot Extension
Connecting your Ledger through the Polkadot extension has some benefits:  Your Accounts page won't "forget" your Ledger account when the...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2022 at 4:47 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
Where can I see the transaction history of my Polkadot account?
You can look up your Polkadot (or Kusama) transaction history on block explorers like e.g. Subscan or Polkascan. In this article you will learn how to do ...
Wed, 24 Nov, 2021 at 9:22 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
How to restore your account in Polkadot-JS UI
In this article you will learn how to restore your Polkadot account either from your mnemonic phrase, your JSON file or a raw private key phrase in Polkadot...
Mon, 10 Jan, 2022 at 3:51 PM
Using Ledger 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, 31 Jan, 2022 at 3:33 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...
Sat, 16 Jul, 2022 at 3:04 PM
How to create an account in Subkey
NOTE: 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 account ...
Mon, 26 Sep, 2022 at 6:34 PM
How to Use Your Moonbeam Account in the Polkadot-JS (UI)
Most parachains stick with the substrate address format (SS58), however, Moonbeam is an exception, being that the chain specializes in running Ethereum-styl...
Wed, 4 May, 2022 at 7:37 PM
How to create an account in the Polkadot-JS (UI)
NOTE: In this article you will learn how to create a new account in the Polkadot-JS user interface (UI). For most users, we strongly recommend using the Pol...
Sat, 16 Jul, 2022 at 2:54 PM