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Creating a Kraken API Key

For Gunbot users trading on Kraken, setting up an API key is a crucial step. Here's a straightforward guide to help you create a Kraken API key:

Step-by-Step Guide

  1. Log into Kraken: Start by logging into your Kraken account.

  2. Access API Settings: Navigate to 'Security' and then to 'API' within your account settings.

  3. Initiate API Key Creation: Click on 'New API Key' to start the process of creating your key.

  4. Configure Your API Key: Assign a description to your API key and ensure all necessary permissions are enabled for your trading activities.

  5. Set custom nonce window: Set this to an extremely large number like 888888888

  6. Finalize API Key Setup: Review all settings and save to complete the creation of your API key.

Kraken API Key Creation

Direct link to Kraken API settings: Kraken API Management.

Proper setup of your API key is essential for effective and secure trading on Kraken with Gunbot.