Tutorial of create / import Polkadot wallet
Polkadot is a next-generation blockchain protocol that connects multiple dedicated blockchains to a unified network. It is based on the revolutionary commitments of the previous blockchain network, while providing basic features such as scalability, customization, cross-chain collaboration, ecological autonomy, and easier upgrades.
When Christmas meets Polkadot
TokenPocket wallet has officially released Polkadot and Kusama versions. After updated to the latest version, users can perform basic functions such as Polkadot and Kusama account registration, trading and transfer, proposal voting, staking, and ecosystem governance in the TP wallet.
All the parachains developed based on the Substrate framework will be supported without having to release a new version for TokenPocket. This function is called “Support the parachain by one-click”, which can also realize all the core functions including trading, transfer, proposal creation, governance participation, etc.
In the future, after the opening of the future parachain auction, both project dev teams and users can use TokenPocket to stake DOT/KSM and participate in slot auctions.
How to create Polkadot walelt：
- Open TP Wallet, when a new user registers, select [I don’t have a wallet], and click [Polkadot] in the selection list to create an account.
2. The wallet name can be customized, if you choose the default name,it will be determined in the order in which the wallet was created;After setting the password, click [Create Wallet] to enter the backup wallet prompt interface. After reading the cautions carefully, click [I got it] to enter the mnemonic backup interface.
3.The backup of the mnemonic phrase is very important. Choose a suitable way to back it up and be sure not to lose or leak it. This is very important for the safety of your assets. TP Wallet is a decentralized wallet, and the private key is held by the user, so no one can help retrieve the assets except the user himself. After mnemonic backup and 2FA, click the [Confirm] option at the bottom to complete the process of creating the wallet.
4.The creation of Polkadot account is very simple. After the account creation, you can enter the wallet asset interface.Enter the [Discover] page to experience various tools and DApps of Polkadot.
How to export private key and Keystore
Open the wallet, click [details] on the upper right corner of the blue area, you can choose to export the mnemonic phrase, private key, and keystore in the wallet details page. (The mnemonic, private key, and keystore are all the “keys” that we need to import and manage assets. They are very important, so we must back it up to a safe place after exporting, and do not lose or leak it.)
How to import Polkadot wallet
When regular Polkadot users use TP wallet for the first time, select [I have a wallet] after opening the wallet, and use mnemonic phrases, private keys, etc. to import and manage assets; For TP wallet users, open the wallet and select [Add Wallet] in the upper right corner, select [Polkadot] in the wallet system selection, and import account through mnemonic phrases, private keys, etc.