How to Create an API?

KuCoin provides API functions for users, and the creation processes are as follows:

Step 1:

Please log in to your KuCoin account, open the drop-down menu in the avatar in the upper right corner and select API Management, then click Create API;


Step 2:

Please set your 'API Name and API Passphrase (password). Please note that this password is very important. It is recommended that you keep a record of it properly. You will need the API password for verification when using the API;

Step 3:

On the security verification page, you can choose to get verified through 2FA and Email or SMS. Please complete all the verification details needed, then click ‘Confirm’ to create the API;

enter your "Trading Password", "Email Verification Code", and "2FA Code" or switch to "SMS verification code":


After the creation is completed:


You are able to create multiple APIs at the same time, but please keep your API passwords in a safe place.

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