⚠️Binance API keys are only valid for 90 days⚠️

This means that after this time you will have to update your API keys' permissions to continue using 3Commas in conjunction with your Binance account. But don’t worry, this should only take you a few minutes to complete.

For accounts that have not completed intermediate verification, any existing API keys were deactivated on 2021-08-23 00:00 AM (UTC), and trading via API connection is restricted.

Step 1 - Go to Binance

Log in or create a new account on https://www.binance.com/

Step 2 - Open a Futures account first

You can't create API keys for Futures before you have an active Futures account.

  • Hover over the Wallet button and click on the Futures menu item:

  • Open the futures account.

Step 3 - Create a new API key for your Futures account:

The article also explains how to create a new Binance API.

While creating or editing the restrictions make sure to put the checkmark on Enable Futures, then click Save:

IP access restrictions: Do not select Restrict access to trusted IPs only. 3Commas leverages various IP addresses and changing the setting to Restrict access will result in connection issues with our service. The recommended security measure is to enable 2FA on Binance and 3Commas as well as making sure Enable Withdrawals is NOT selected.

Step 4 - Connect Binance Futures to 3Commas.

Choose the required Futures account from the drop-down list on My Portfolio page on 3Commas and connect it as usual:

Check how to connect your API key to 3Commas.

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