Frequently Asked Question

How do I enable an Application Program Interface (API)?

Last Updated 3 years ago

The Application Program Interface (API) will allow software programs to communicate with each other. To enable the API, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to ChainEX (
  2. Click on your name in the top right corner
  3. Select Settings in the drop-down menu
  4. Click on add new

ChainEX will now activate API capabilities for your account and generate an API private and public key.

Please Note: For your protection, you are required to enable 2FA in order to do the following:

  • Add a new API
  • Edit any current APIs already added
  • Regenerate any API keys

If you are not sure what 2FA is and how to enable it, then please click here.

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