Have an account on Bitsgap, but don't know how to connect your Bibox exchange?
No worries, in this article we will show you how to create and configure your Bibox API key so you can connect your exchange account to Bitsgap!
What do you get by connecting your exchange account to Bitsgap
With Bitsgap you will have access to the all-in-one trading platform where you can connect all your cryptocurrency exchange accounts under one unified interface. You will be able to do exactly what you would do on your regular exchange account but with some really cool trading tools!
How do you connect your exchange account and what is API key?
Every exchange has an option to create a unique API key for an account. This API key will allow us to communicate with your exchange account and process your trading from the Bitsgap interface.
Consider it as your username and password but limited to check your balance and execute your trading decisions. By using the API key you will not give any information about yourself nor any access to change your account settings or perform withdrawals. Everything will be limited based on your API settings.
1. Log in to Bibox
Log in to your Bibox account or create a new one.
2. Go to Account Information page
From your account settings (top-right corner) navigate to Account Information page.
3. Create API key for your Bibox account
On your Account Information page proceed to creation of an API key by clicking [Add] option.
4. Label your API key
Give your API key any name (it is your personal choice) so you can easily understand that this key is connected to your Bitsgap account. When ready, click [Create].
5. Match API key permissions
Edit your permissions as in the example below. These permissions will allow us to read your history, current balance and execute trades on your exchange account.
Here is the list of required permissions:
- Read information on
- Open to trade on
- Open to withdraw off
- Unrestricted IP addresses on
6. Go to Bitsgap > My Exchanges
Log in to your Bitsgap account and go to My Exchanges page where you can find an option to connect your Bibox account. Click [Add Exchange].
7. Select bibox exchange from the list
From the pop-up window you need to select bibox. This will open you a window where you can add your API keys for Bibox exchange.
8. Enter your API key and Secret key
Paste your Bibox API key and Secret key and click [Connect]. Now your Bibox account has been successfully connected and you are all set!
Want to know more about what you can do on Bitsgap? Check our other article - What is Bitsgap?