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How to Connect Your Huobi Exchange Account with Altrady

To get started with a seamless trading experience on Altrady, you need to connect your cryptocurrency exchange with our platform. In this guide, we have illustrated 12 easy steps to help you connect your 'Huobi Global' exchange account with 'Altrady' via API.

Huobi futures has noted that in the year 2020, there has been an impressive $2.3 trillion traded with an average of 6.3 billion every day 💡

Let's Begin

Step-1: Enter Huobi URL in your browser and log in to your account.

Step-2: Click on the profile icon button from the navigation bar and select API Management.

Step-3: You will be redirected to a new page where you will need to fill in the corresponding information under Notes and Bind IP address or IP segment (optional). Hit Create button, once done.

For this tutorial, fictitious characters have been entered into the fields.

Step-4: A pop-up would appear on your screen that will ask you to enter the email verification code sent to your email for authenticating the API generation request. Check your email inbox, copy the code, paste it into the pop-up, and hit Confirm button.

Step-5: A new pop-up message would appear on the screen with your API key and Secret Key. Copy these two codes, hit the Confirm button, and visit Altrady website.

Step-6: Login to your Altrady account and click on the Settings icon appearing on the left-hand side of the interface.
Select the Exchange account API Keys option from the left sidebar to add the API keys.
Click +Add API key.

Step-7: A new pop-up will appear on your screen for creating the API Key.
Select Huobi from the exchange dropdown menu,
Assign a name to your API key,
and enter your Huobi API key and Secret key generated at Step-6.

Huobi now applies strict Rate Limits. to get around those, you need to add a second API key, connected to the first one.
In Altrady, click Add Extra key,

Step-8: Generate another API key (Steps 3 to 5 above).
Copy and paste the API key and Secret as before. Then click "Save".

Step-9: Click on the Add button.

Step-10: You have successfully connected your Huobi exchange account with Altrady.
You can edit the details anytime by selecting the edit icon.

Update your Huobi API keys every 90 days before they expire.

Huobi will send an email letting you know that your keys will soon expire.
Edit your existing API key in Altrady and replace it with a new key, as above.

When editing your API key in Altrady, you might need to delete the Extra key first as Huobi will often show an error if the extra key is no longer valid.
Error: "Exchange account for Huobi ID '99,999,999' and User ID '9,999,999' does not exist".

Then add the Extra key as per Step-8 above.

If your balances haven't yet updated from the exchange, find out how to quickly update them:

Now you can start leveraging the extensive features that Altrady has to offer.
If you have questions, please feel free to chat with our customer support service.

Updated on: 26/08/2022

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