InstallationSetup Wallet

Setting Up a Wallet


This tutorial will guide you through setting up a wallet using the SubWallet extension, a popular non-custodial wallet for managing assets across multiple blockchains.

Step 1: Install The SubWallet Extension

  1. Download the Extension: Visit the SubWallet download page and choose the appropriate extension for your browser (Chrome, Brave, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge).
  2. Add to Browser: Click on the download link and follow the prompts to add the SubWallet extension to your browser.

Step 2: Create AaNew Wallet

  1. Open SubWallet: Click on the SubWallet icon in your browser’s extension area to open the wallet.
  2. Create a Master Password: You will be prompted to create a master password. This password is crucial as it encrypts your wallet data on your device for security.
  3. Backup Your Seed Phrase: After setting your password, you will receive a seed phrase. Write this down and store it in a secure location. This seed phrase is essential for recovering your wallet if you forget your password or lose access to your device.

Step 3: Account Management

  1. Create or Import Accounts: You can create a new account or import an existing one using the seed phrase. To create a new account, simply follow the prompts after initializing your wallet.
  2. Manage Multiple Accounts: SubWallet allows you to manage multiple accounts. You can switch between them, rename them, or manage their details as needed.

Step 4: Connect To Commune

  1. Adding Commune Support: You can scroll down on your subwallet until you see button Manage tokens window saying Search token will open up. Search for com until you can see the Communa AI icon. Turn on the C symbol, now you should be able to see your Commune balance.
  2. Staking Your tokens: Visit the explorer, connect your wallet, and follow the video tutorial

Additional Features

  • Security Features: SubWallet is non-custodial, meaning you control your keys. It also supports hardware wallets like Ledger and Keystone for enhanced security.

Support and Resources

For further assistance, you can access detailed tutorials and user guides on the SubWallet Documentation page. Additionally, community support is available through channels like Telegram, Discord, and YouTube.

By following these steps, you can effectively set up and start using your SubWallet to manage, receive, and send assets across multiple blockchain networks, ensuring a secure and efficient digital asset management experience.

Alternative Methods

You can use polkadot.js in combination with comstats, follow the tutorial