How to configure Binance API
Binance is one of the biggest digital currency exchange platforms world-wide that facilitates various types of trading: spot, margin, and different types of derivatives.
This exchange is considered to be the most influential marketplace for digital currencies.
Binance provides over 1000 trading instruments with a total average daily volume of 14 billion USD.
In order to connect your Binance account to TabTrader you’ll need to link your API keys in the Accounts section.
If you already have a set of API keys, this article explains how to add your API account to TabTrader.
The instructions in this article will guide you through the process of creating API keys on Binance.
Make sure to refer to our video guides as well:
Video guide for mobile
Video guide for the web
How to create API keys
- Log in to your Binance account and go to the API Management page:
Click on the "Account" icon in the top-right corner of the screen and select "API Management" from the drop-down menu.
Binance does not allow trading using API keys configured as "Unrestricted-IP-Access" on accounts with "Default Security Controls" enabled (which is the default setting). To trade in TabTrader, using HMAC API keys with unrestricted IP access, you will need to disable the Default Security Controls. To do this, please go to API management on your Binance account (on the website) and uncheck the box.
If you use mobile applications and would like to set IP restrictions for the API keys, you can whitelist your own static device’s IP.
Click on the "Create API" button to create a new set of API keys.
Select the type of your API.
Enter a label (name of your choosing) for the API key.
Confirm the creation of the API key via email verification and 2FA.
Once it’s confirmed you will be able to access your API and Secret keys configurations.
In the "Permissions" section select all the check-boxes you need to grant the API necessary trading permissions.
Do not enable “Withdrawal” permission.
Click on the "Save" button once it's finished.
Now you’re ready to add these keys into TabTrader.
Keep your API keys safe and never share them with anyone.