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Connect your Bot to Binance US


Creating your API key

In order to connect your bot to Binance US, you need an API key. Think of an API key as a bridge between Cryptohopper and the exchange, which allows your bot to do things like place automated orders and read your balance for its calculations

Step one. Go to the exchange website, and create an account if you haven't already. In this case, we are looking at Binance US.

Step two. Verify your account and get started on the API. Start by naming the API something memorable such as "Cryptohopper API"

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Step three. Verify that it is you creating the API. Binance will ask you for a 2FA key here. This can be either phone verification, email verification or a Google authenticator code.

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Step four. Alter your API key settings. For API restrictions, Cryptohopper needs everything to be set to full access, except for "Enable withdrawals". This setting would allow someone to withdraw funds from your account using your API. This is not something that CH wants or needs to operate successfully.

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Cryptohopper uses many different IP addresses for the trading bots, therefore, it's important that you don't configure "Restrict access to trusted IP's only".

Step five. Add the API to Cryptohopper.

Navigate to your Cryptohopper account and find the baseconfig. From there, click on the tab labeled "exchange".

Select your exchange, fill in your API key and you are done!

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Give the hopper a moment to link everything and your balance should be loaded.

Unable to see your exchange balance?

There are a few things that could prevent your hopper from synchronizing the funds of your exchange. In most cases, it’s because the browser that you use has "auto-fill" enabled. This means that the browser fills in certain text fields themselves. There are three things you can do:

  • Disable autofill.
  • Use incognito mode of your browser.
  • Use a browser that you don't use often.
  • Another thing that could prevent your hopper from synchronizing are password managers, disable this for Cryptohopper.

Check our community forum where users share their Hopper settings.If you want more information about this subject, watch our Cryptohopper Academy video about this subject.

Binance US minimum trade amounts

Click here to check the minimum trade amounts on Binance US.

Binance US status

Do you experience issues with trading on Binance US? Click here to check Binance US's exchange status.


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