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How do I select an inflation destination?

Some wallets have the ability to input inflation destination (usually in the settings) If your app does not offer you an option to set the Inflation destination, you can do it manually by using ...
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How can I create a paper wallet for Lumens?

A paper wallet is simply a public and private key that are written on paper, rather than stored digitally (in a text file or document). You can create a paper wallet by any of the following methods: ...
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How do I install the Stellar app on my Ledger Nano S

It's explained well in ledger support center here Launch the Ledger Manager (click to see how to install and use it if you don't have it installed yet) Connect your Nano S, enter your PIN, and ...
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What is the Safest Way for Users to Sign Transactions Over the Web?

You are right, the scheme you described is far from being secure. User should sign the transaction on the client-side. I can see three options for your case: Build and sign the transaction in the ...
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Is there a library for stellar equivalent to web3js for Ethereum?

If you want to write a Stellar-powered solution, start with Stellar Development Guides. All tasks from your list are very basic and all of them are described in the documentation, so without any ...
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What knowledge and skills are needed to create an App payment checkout with Stellar Network?

Actually, you can setup simple flow by yourself. Check the "Streaming payment events" demo (https://www.stellar.org/developers/js-stellar-sdk/reference/examples.html#streaming-payment-events). You ...
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Reserve Balance Increase for Each Trustline?

Yes, trustlines, offers, data entries and signers require base_reserve (currently 0.5 XLM) for each record https://www.stellar.org/developers/guides/concepts/fees.html#minimum-account-balance
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Web Wallet requirements

Something you could do is to host the site directly on github pages so users can inspect the code as well as clone the wallet and run it locally. A project that has implemented this is Ark whose ...
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Regarding Data Entry extensibility

I've been pushing the limits of data fields storing code and images, definitely a special viewer is required and in the case of code a virtual machine to run them. Take a look here, this is code ...
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How to find a secure wallet

The security considerations for choosing a Stellar Wallet is same as the ones you consider when storing other crypto assets. Make sure you install an open source client/wallet whose code is audited ...
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What is done to create a stellar AccountID aside from the generated raw secret and derived pub/priv key?

A private key is just a random 256-bit number. A public key is just another 256-bit number, generated from a private key. Quite simplified (and wrong in almost every way that matters), you generate a ...
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Do Stellarterm and Stellarport recognise some or none of the federated addresses?

Most likely your CORS headers aren't setup, or setup incorrectly. Websites are served on specific domains, and CORS header from an internet resource lets the browser know what domains are allowed to ...
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How can I create a paper wallet for Lumens?

I think that currently the best way to store the keys to Stellar account in the form of a paper wallet is mnemonic code as described in SEP-0005. This Stellar Ecosystem Proposal describes how to ...
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How can I create a paper wallet for Lumens?

You have only two secure options and the first one is not as secure as the second one. First, create a public/secret pair on the Stellar.org account viewer. This is the only web site that has our ...
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How do I select an inflation destination?

As a complementary to @Rubber Ducky's and @jehna1's excellent answers, I'll add some existing external tutorials which I think are more user friendly. Set Up Your Lumen Inflation by Lumenaunts. it's ...
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How do I select an inflation destination?

You can also use the Stellar Horizon API to set your inflation destination yourself (without using a wallet app). You need to create a new Operation and set options your operation to change the ...
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How many Lumens would I have to get in order to create a custom token?

The issuing account doesn't actually need anything other than the normal 1 XLM, but any wallet that is going to hold your token will have to add a trust line, and doing that will increase its minimum ...
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Do sequential secret seeds create a security risk?

That's alright as long as your Master Secret Seed is truly random. Remember that thousand of seeds is still a drop in the ocean of all possible keys. Even though seeds will be sequential - you won't ...
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Which wallets are supporting SEP-0007

cosmic-lib (javascript) will support it, so will Stellar Authenticator which depends on it. This will take a little time, though, as there's a lot of requirement to get right like multi-signature and ...
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Which wallets are supporting SEP-0007

Mooney is the first wallet to support uri schemes according to SEP-007. However, it is only for payments, inflation, trustlines and offers, signing transactions will be available in version 2.0. ...
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Is it possible to make a request to an account other than "Friendbot" to receive Lumens?

There is an operation called createAccount, and it's used to activate accounts with a starting balance. In fact all friendbot does is exactly what you are saying (it has a base account with a large ...
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Is the client responsible for the federation lookup and response?

It's up to the client whether to use particular federation lookup parameter or not. "I forgot to add the memo while sending funds to exchange, how can I get my lumens back?" – that's roughly 1/3 of ...
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How a custom token be transferred to hard wallets?

Any token can be sent with a payment operation. Creating a payment operation requires a destination address, an asset, and an amount. From the issuing account, submit a transaction with a payment to ...
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Best practices for managing Stellar accounts as an anchor

I am not clear what you want to do. As far I understand the questions is how users can hold my custom asset and XLM on the same account. In that case, here's one way how to do that You already do ...
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Restoring a wallet with "G" key

A Stellar account consists of a keypair with a secret key and a public key. For example, a keypair could look like this: Public Key: GDAKOJZQRBKJAB6GUVFQVDPV5KEAE4J5HDPGYNLIGNZBD433UAHXZU5S Secret Key:...
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Your balance: . lumens

I have the same. Update: Found the answer on a redit page: https://www.reddit.com/r/Stellar/comments/f47o07/ledger_nano_and_account_viewer_doesnt_show_balance/ The latest ledger update is to blame, ...
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How to send a custom token to a exchange stellar wallet, Plz help?

The person you are trying to send a token to has to set a trustline himself (with a change trust operation) to your issuing account. If his exchange wallet does not allow for it then he will have to ...
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Fully uninstall Stellar from Ledger S

To get a new address with the Ledger without doing custom work, you'll need to reset the ledger itself (which is probably not something you want to do). When you reinstall apps, it will always ...
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What knowledge and skills are needed to create an App payment checkout with Stellar Network?

Check out https://satoshipay.io/ It doesn't provide the full checkout flow, but does allow easy payments with XLM.
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How might I create a wallet on behalf of newbie's, then handoff securely, to help them get started quickly with Stellar?

Send them to https://www.stellar.org/account-viewer and let them create their own accounts. Insist on saving their own public/secret key and not sharing it with any person or webpage. Then ask them ...
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