Not sure if I can add any more detail to the question! How to get total issuance through polkadot.js.org/apps ?

It would also be helpful to know the general way to access chain constants through polkadot.js.org/apps.

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In polkadot{.js}'s Chain state > Storage > balances > totalIssuance

Like so:


  • Bear in mind this is counted in the smallest unit so planks in the case of dot.
    – Squirrel
    Commented Apr 14, 2022 at 15:12
  • Yes take a look here for conversion. So in this example, 11,835,195,980,139,420,511 Plancks would be 1,183,519,598.0139420511 Dots!
    – Bruno
    Commented Apr 14, 2022 at 17:16

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