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Managing Delegations Using the Flare Portal#

When you make delegations to data providers, you increase their vote power, reinforce the stability of the FTSO ecosystem, and earn monetary rewards.

This information explains how to manage your delegations using the Flare Portal. Alternatively, if you have used block explorers for other networks and are competent interacting with smart contracts without a user interface, you can use the block explorer, which provides more options but can be more complex. Using it is intended for advanced users.

Prerequisites#

Before you delegate your vote power, you must:

Delegating Your Vote Power#

  1. Open the Flare Portal. The home page is displayed.

    Flare Portal Home
    Flare Portal home.

  2. Click Connect to Wallet and log into your wallet. The interface to your Main Account opens.

  3. Ensure you are connected to the network you want. In the following image, the wallet is connected to the Flare network.

    Flare Portal Main Account
    Main Account on the Flare network.

  4. On the Main Account tab, locate the FTSO provider delegations field, and click Delegate. The Delegate FTSO providers window is displayed.

  5. Click the Main provider dropdown menu, click the data provider you want, and drag the slider to select the percentage of your vote power you want to delegate to the data provider.

    FTSO data providers
    Delegate FTSO providers window.

  6. Optional: If you want to delegate to a second data provider, locate the Second (optional) provider field, and repeat step 3.

  7. Click Submit.
  8. Follow the steps to confirm the transaction in your wallet.

Removing Delegations#

  1. Open the Flare Portal, connect your wallet, and ensure you are connected to the network you want.
  2. On the Main Account tab, locate the FTSO provider delegations field, and click Delegate. The Delegate FTSO providers window is displayed.
  3. Drag the slider to 0% for one or both of the data providers, and click Submit.
  4. Follow the steps to confirm the transaction in your wallet.

Last update: 2023-09-28